The purposes of the Réal-Décoste scholarships (created by Ouranos) are to foster student interest in research and financially assist the best candidates in undertaking or continuing a research doctorate on climate changes their expected impacts and adaptation strategies.
-Undertake or continue a doctoral program in an area or a discipline related to climatic changes or their impacts -Be accepted or registered in a doctoral program in an university located in the Province of Québec; – Be already supervised by a research director or having an agreement with a research director accepting to supervise the doctoral research. Citizenship and residence – This competition is open to all candidates wishing to studies in the fields of climate changes without citizenships restrictions. Restrictions – It should be noted that candidates cannot use the scholarship for preparatory studies. Eligibility period – Candidates are eligible to doctoral scholarships for a maximum of three years (nine instalments) or up the end of their doctoral program of study, whichever come first.