Michael Smith Foreign Study Supplement

Michael Smith Foreign Study Supplement

The Canada Graduate Scholarships – Michael Smith Foreign Study Supplements (CGS-MSFSS) support high-calibre Canadian graduate students in building global linkages and international networks through the pursuit of exceptional research experiences at research institutions abroad. By accessing international scientific research and training, CGS-MSFSS recipients will contribute to strengthening the potential for collaboration between Canadian and foreign institutions.

Value: $6,000

Internal Deadlines: September 26th and May 26th


  • hold an active CGS (Canada Graduate Scholarship - Master's or Doctoral) at the time your research study period abroad starts
  • be registered in a graduate research studies program at a Canadian institution for the duration of your research study period abroad
  • take up the award within one year of receiving the notice of award for the CGS-MSFSS
  • return to complete your degree at your Canadian institution

How to Apply:

For more information please visit: https://www.nserc-crsng.gc.ca/students-etudiants/pg-cs/cgsforeignstudy-bescetudeetranger_eng.asp#Overview