This program supports University of Ottawa PhD students who wish to conduct research at a major institution in the United States.


Scholarships of $6,000 each will be awarded to University of Ottawa PhD students to conduct a research visit of 12 to 14 weeks at the host institution and under the supervision of two professors (one from the University of Ottawa and one from the host institution).


All topics are eligible.

Students must meet all the following conditions: 

  • Be enrolled full time in a PhD program at the University of Ottawa. 
  • Have completed their compulsory coursework. 
  • Be supervised by the University of Ottawa professor submitting the application.

Application procedure

Applications must be completed by the PhD student and their uOttawa supervisor and must be acknowledged by the host supervisor from the United States. Applications must include a signed form, the PhD student’s CV, and a letter of support from University of Ottawa supervisor. A completed and signed RE form must be filled out via eAwards.

Deadline: Friday, May 31, 2024, before 5:00 pm EST.

Please email complete applications to Amanda Mullen.

Application kit

Contact us

Amanda Mullen

Senior Advisor, International Research 
[email protected]