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Please read this Guide carefully on receipt of your Notice of Award. This Guide contains important information regarding the payment and administration of your award.

This Guide supersedes previous statements by NSERC on Fellowships and Scholarships regulations. NSERC may, without notice, change award requirements or the terms and conditions of the awards. Any major changes will be announced immediately to award holders and/or in Program News on NSERC's Web site. It is intended for use by:

  • Industrial Postgraduate Scholarship (IPS) holders

Note: All personal information collected by NSERC is subject to the Access to Information Act and the Privacy Act (ATIP), as described in the NSERC Program Guide for Students and Fellows.

In this Guide, "your university" refers to the university at which you are registered as a student during tenure of your award.