Western Graduate & Postdoctoral  Studies

NSERC Postgraduate Scholarships and CGS Doctoral Awards (PGSD/CGSD)

The Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council (NSERC) offers two streams of awards through one application. Alexander Graham Bell Canada Graduate Scholarships-Doctoral (CGS D) and NSERC Postgraduate Scholarships-Doctoral (PGS D) provide financial support to high calibre scholars who are engaged in a doctoral program in the natural sciences or engineering. The CGS D will be offered to the top-ranked applicants and the next tier of meritorious applicants will be offered an NSERC PGS D.



How to Apply: Online Application

Timelines and Deadlines


Holding the Award at Western

Acceptance and Activation

As a new NSERC scholar you must:

Method of Payment

Terms and Conditions for Holding the Award



All information updated June 27, 2014