IBET (Indigenous and Black Engineering and Technology) Momentum Fellowship
The Indigenous and Black Engineering and Technology (IBET) Momentum Fellowship is available to one full-time PhD student in the Lassonde School of Engineering. This fellowship is valued at $30,000 per year for 4 years/12 terms ( $25,000 per year from the fellowship as well as an additional $5,000 per year from their supervisor) in the form of a Research Assistantship (RA) for a maximum of 4 years/12 terms. Applicants must be Canadian Citizens or Permanent Residents of Canada and self-identify as Indigenous* or Black**
*For the purposes of this Fellowship, an Indigenous person is a person who self-identifies as First Nations (Status/Non-Status), Métis, or Inuit as defined in the Canadian Constitution Act 1982.
**For the purposes of this Fellowship, a black person is a person who is of African-Canadian, Caribbean-Canadian or Afro-Caribbean heritage
Interested individuals may apply to this fellowship using the Lassonde Fluid Review website. This is an online application system.
Applicants must create an account. Applicants can build their application through multiple visits to the system and save their application as they progress through the form.
Eligibility to apply for the IBET Momentum Fellowship:
- Canadian Citizen or permanent resident of Canada who self-identify as being Indigenous* or Black**
- Applicants must meet the minimum admission requirements for their PhD program.
- Applicants must have submitted an application to a PhD program in the Lassonde School of Engineering.
- Plan to start their PhD program on a full-time basis in Fall term.
- Applicants applying as a direct entry to PhD are eligible for this fellowship.
- Personal and research statement indicating their career vision and how the proposed research aligns with the strategic priorities of the Lassonde School of Engineering.
- Academic Transcripts
- Letter of support from the student's doctoral supervisor
Eligibility to hold the IBET Momentum Fellowship
- Has been admitted into a PhD program in the Lassonde School of Engineering for Fall term.
- Registered full-time in a PhD program.
- Must maintain satisfactory academic and research progress in the PhD program.