Western Graduate & Postdoctoral  Studies

CGS - Michael Smith Foreign Study Supplements (CGS-MSFSS)

The Canada Graduate Scholarships - Michael Smith Foreign Study Supplements (CGS-MSFSS) program supports high calibre Canadian graduate students in building global linkages and international networks through the pursuit of exceptional research experiences at research institutions abroad, and they are available to Canadian citizens or permanent residents who are active Tri-Agency CGS holders (CGSM, CGSD or Vanier CGS).


Timelines and Deadlines


To be eligible to apply for this program, you applicant must:

To remain eligible during the research study period abroad, you must:


Candidates applying for the CGS-MSFSS will now access the application from a single harmonized program description hosted on NSERC’s website. Completed applications must be submitted electronically to Paula Menzies Cameron (pmenzies@uwo.ca) in SGPS by the university deadline (May 15 or September 15).

Important Reminders