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

2018-2019 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.

Scholarship and Fellowship 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

2019 Submission deadline: TBA

2018 Results annoucement: April 2018

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
[email protected]

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.