IRSST - Institut de recherche Robert-Sauvé en santé et en sécurité du travail

Graduate Studies Scholarship and postdoctoral fellowship program in occupational health and safety

2017-2018 Competition

Graduate scholarships and postdoctoral fellowship are intended for master's, doctoral and postdoctoral candidates whose research program deals specifically with the prevention of industrial accidents and occupational diseases or the rehabilitation of affected workers.

To find out whether your research interests correspond to the IRSST's priorities, please consult the list of priority fields of research.

Scholarships and Fellowships TypesAnnual Value

  • Master’s scholarships

    • Master’s scholarship$14,250
    • Master’s scholarship supplement$3,750
  • Doctoral scholarships

    • Doctoral scholarship $19,000
    • Doctoral scholarship outside Québec$25,000
    • Doctoral scholarship supplement$5,000
  • Postdoctoral fellowships

    • Postdoctoral fellowship in Québec$30,000
    • IRSST guest postdoctoral fellowship$30,000
    • Postdoctoral fellowship outside Québec$36,000


General Regulations
Master's, Doctoral and Supplements
Postdoctoral Fellowships
Processing of Applications

Submission deadline: October 19, 2016 at 4 PM

Results annoucement: April 2017

Thematic Scholarships

Thematic Scholarships are intended to encourage emerging talents in OSH research on issues related to mechanical hazards and road safety at work.

Scholarship Recipients
Contact us

Geneviève Pinard
514 288-1551 ext. 274

Scholarship and Fellowship Application Forms

  • Please read carefully the rules relating to your category before filling out your scholarship application.
  • The deadline for receiving applications at the IRSST is the third Wednesday of October (postmark is proof). 
  • The forms below are Word documents. They can be completed directly on the screen, but must be forwarded to the IRSST in an envelope with all the required documents.