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NSERC Student Ambassador

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What is it?The purpose of the NSERC Student Ambassadors grant is to encourage post-secondary students and fellows to share their science and engineering experience with youth from groups that are under-represented in STEM.
How much is it worth?$1,000. You may hold only one NSERC Student Ambassador grant per fiscal year (April 1 – March 31).
What is the deadline?There are no fixed deadlines for this grant. Applications must be submitted at least two months before the start of a proposed outreach activity.
Am I eligible?To be eligible, at the time you submit your application you must: (1) be registered in a Canadian university, polytechnic, college, or CEGEP in the natural sciences and engineering (NSE) or have been registered last term and planning to return next term to one of those institutions for studies in the NSE or be a postdoctoral fellow in the NSE at a Canadian university; (2) be at least 16 years of age; (3) hold a valid bank account with an institution legally entitled to operate in Canada.
What is the website?http://www.nserc-crsng.gc.ca/students-etudiants/ug-pc/ambassadors-ambassadeurs_eng.asp
Is there an Info Session?Yes! There will be four! Two on September 11 and two more on October 16. RSVP below!