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2017-18 Institute of Medical Science U of T Open Fellowship Award


Monday, October 30, 2017 05:00 pm - Monday, October 30, 2017 05:00 pm


See application details below.


Award Overview

Applicant Deadline to IMS:              Monday, October 30, 2017 at 5pm

Value/Duration:                                 Up to $5,000 for one year

Level of Study:                                    Doctoral Stream Students (MSc and PhD)

Required Legal Status:                      Domestic or International

Eligibility to Apply

The IMS U of T Open Award is available on a competitive basis to currently registered IMS doctoral stream (MSc and PhD) domestic and international students who:

  • Are eligible for full funding
  • Have been enrolled in the program for six months or longer
  • Have an A- average in their current graduate program.  If an applicant recently started their program, and has no grades, they will not be considered eligible.
  • Have completed a PAC meeting indicating satisfactory progress in the 6 months prior to the deadline
  • A list of peer reviewed publications, if any
  • Please see the attached application and information sheet for further information


Note:  There is a limited number of IMS U of T Open Fellowships available.  Selection criteria will include consideration of the funding source of the student stipend.  Students who are funded in part or in full by their supervisors may be given priority.

Application Process

Applicants must submit the following to the IMS Office by Monday, October 30, 2017 at 5pm:

–        IMS Open Award 2017-18 Application Form

–          A copy of your latest PAC report

–          A copy of your ROSI transcript

–          A list of peer reviewed publications, if any

Please note that applicants can send a PDF of the above documents in the listed order to sf.medscience@utoronto.ca or drop off the application package at the IMS Office (MSB 2374)

If you have any questions, please contact:

Kaki Narh Blackwood

Student, Faculty Affairs and Awards Officer | Institute of Medical Science, University of Toronto
1 King’s College Circle, Room 2366, Toronto, Ont. M5S 1A8 | Tel: (416) 946-7143
e-mail: sf.medscience@utoronto.ca | www.ims.utoronto.ca