Western Graduate & Postdoctoral  Studies

SSHRC Fellowships and CGS Doctoral Awards (DF/CGSD)

The Social Science and Humanities Research Council (SSHRC) offers two streams of awards through one application. Joseph-Armand Bombardier Canada Graduate Scholarships-Doctoral (CGS D) and SSHRC Fellowships provide financial support to high calibre scholars who are engaged in a doctoral program in the social sciences or humanities. The CGS D will be offered to the top-ranked applicants and the next tier of meritorious applicants will be offered a Fellowship.



How to Apply: Online Application

Timelines and Deadlines


Holding the Award at Western

Acceptance and Activation

As a new SSHRC scholar you must:

Method of Payment

Terms and Conditions for Holding the Award



All information updated June 27, 2014