Win $120,000 to Complete Your Ph.D. in Canada

Friday, June 24, 2011

WHO: SC State University’s Office of International and National Student Exchange Programs and Fulbright Canada.
WHAT: You can be the recipient of the Fulbright Canada Science, Technology, Engineering and Math (STEM) Award. The three-year award allows you to complete your Ph.D. in Canada while receiving $120,000 covering tuition, fees and an annual stipend of $20,000. Eligible fields of study/research include: aeronautics and aeronautical engineering; agriculture (theoretical or research based focus only); astronomy/planetary sciences; biology; biomedical engineering; chemistry; computer science; energy; engineering (aerospace, electrical, chemical, civil, industrial, mechanical, ocean and petroleum); environmental science/engineering; geology/earth and atmospheric sciences; information; sciences/engineering (engineering focus only; business focused study is not eligible); materials science/engineering; mathematics; neuroscience; oceanography; physics and public health (biostatistics or epidemiology).
WHEN: Applicants must be citizens of the United States. The application deadline is November 15, 2011. Applicants must have completed an undergraduate degree before August 1, 2012 and must be proficient in English and/or French.
CONTACT: The Fulbright Canada STEM competition is now open. The application form is available at www.fulbrightcanada.com. For more information, contact Dr. Learie Luke, interim director for the Office of International and National Student Exchange Programs, at (803) 533-3615, or via email at lluke@scsu.edu.