The 2021-22 UTSC Graduate Research Award competition is open until May 20.
Value and Description
The Graduate Student Research Award recognizes excellence in graduate student research and leadership in the U of T Scarborough community by offering two awards annually, one for a master's student, valued at $2,000 and one for a doctoral student, valued at $3,000.
The eligibility criteria are as follows:
Research stream Master’s and PhD students currently (domestic and international) enrolled full-time in the School of Graduate Studies
UTSC affiliated on ACORN
Supervised (or co-supervised) by U of T Scarborough-based faculty
Application and procedure
The award application consists of the following two components that must be submitted separately to firstname.lastname@example.org by Friday, May 20, 2022:
Applicant's CV and completed application form submitted by the applicant, using the following naming convention:
Application form: LastName_ApplicationForm_UTSCGradStResearchAward_2022
Signed reference letter on departmental letterhead submitted directly by a U of T Scarborough faculty member familiar with the applicant's work, mentioning the extent of the graduate student's involvement in the generation of their research contributions (e.g. conceptualization of research design, execution of research, data collection, interpretation of data, etc.). With the following naming convention: ApplicantLastName_Reference_UTSCGradStResearchAward_2022
*Applicants will receive confirmation that the signed reference letter has been submitted and their application is complete.
The award will be made on the basis of the following criteria:
Quality of the project and/or research accomplishments
Applicant's research track record and research potential
For questions, please contact email@example.com.