CNPq and the University of Saskatchewan (USask) have established a graduate co-funding program for Brazilian nationals to pursue thesis-based master and PhD studies at USask with funding provided jointly through CNPq and USask. USask is a member of CALDO.

Program overview

 

 

Thesis-based master's students

PhD students (full or sandwich)

Number of selected applicants

Unlimited

Unlimited

Duration of funding

Up to two years

Up to four years

Brazillian students must meet the eligibility requirements for both the USask academic program and the CNPq scholarship.

How to apply

How to apply to the CNPq—University of Saskatchewan Co-Funding Program:

  1. Apply to USask
  1. If the student is admitted, the University of Saskatchewan will provide:
  1. Apply to obtain CNPq Scholarship:

Funding

Brazilian students seeking full master or PhD degree

 

CNPq

USask

Cost of living

Monthly allowance in accordance with its norms for up to four years for PhD students and two years for master's students. Return international airfare, health insurance cost covered.

 

Tuition

Tuition cost covered for up to four years for PhD students and two years for master's students.

 

 

Tuition bursary equivalent to international differential tuition for four years for PhD students and two years for master's students.

Contact

USask
Shiney Choudhary
Student Recruitment Officer