These awards are meant to stimulate interest in research in the natural sciences and engineering and to encourage the undertaking of graduate studies and pursuit of a research career in these fields. These awards are intended to help students gain research experience in an academic setting. To be eligible the applicant must: be a Canadian citizen or permanent resident of Canada; be registered as a full-time student, and have a cumulative average of "B".
Contact the Faculty you wish to apply through (for application process, and list of eligible supervisors)
Deadline to apply for a USRA at Western (Form 202s Part I and II submitted online): January 27, 2017* (see note immediately below)
*IMPORTANT: Check with the Faculty to which you are applying, as earlier internal faculty/department deadlines may be in place.