Wounded Warriors Doctoral Scholarship in Military and Veteran Health Research

Value: $18,000/ year for 2 years
Type: 
External
Special Audience: 
Canadian Forces

More Canadian research is needed to address the needs over the life course of those who serve or have served our nation and their families. (CIMVHR) and Wounded Warriors Canada (WWC) have made a ten year commitment to Canadian scholarships that will ensure a lasting legacy for military and Veteran health research in Canada by training a future generation of researchers.

One scholarship will be awarded annually to a PhD student who demonstrates excellence in research issues relevant to military members, Veterans and families while also exhibiting significant potential for a high impact research career. Students will be funded for $18,000 each year for two years.

Eligibility Criteria:

  • Be a full-time student
  • Be doing research on a topic in one of CIMVHR’s priority research areas that is of significant potential importance to improving the physical or mental health or wellbeing of military or Veteran populations or their families (the beneficiary populations)
  • Have completed your comprehensive exams and are entering the third year of PhD program.

*Preference will be given to Canadian students studying at one of CIMVHR’s 43 partner universities, and to reservists or research relevant to reservists.

Deadline

Saturday, September 1, 2018

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