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NSERC Summer Undergraduate Student Reseach Award (USRA)


Deadline: January 16, 2015

Please email Brian Davis [bdavis66 at uwo.ca] if you are interested in applying for a summer 2015 NSERC Undergraduate Summer Research Award.

To qualify for a USRA, a student must:

NSERC websites with additional instructions

USRA stipends:

The NSERC USRAs are paid positions. For a full 16-week term, NSERC supplies $4500, which we top up according to a student's experience. The typical total pay for 16 weeks is:

Level Total stipend
Year 1 $7800
Year 2 $8200
Year 3 $8600
Year 4 $9000

 Please contact our Faculty found at this site to ask if they would be willing to supervise an NSERC USRA recipient for Summer 2015:

Faculty