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Scholarships Liaison Officers Working Group for the Canada Graduate Scholarships Program

Mandate

The Scholarships Liaison Officers Working Group for the Canada Graduate Scholarships (CGS) Program is composed of the Scholarships Liaison Officers who participated in the Tri-Agency Harmonization Project. It focuses on issues related to the implementation of a new model of delivery for the CGS-Master’s (CGS M) awards and the implementation of a new model of delivery for the CGS doctoral awards.

The mandate of the Working Group for the CGS Program consists of providing:

  • independent, legitimate and respected feedback;
  • advice and feedback on implementation; and
  • guidance on the implementation of the two components of the CGS Program as defined above.

Role

The role of the Working Group will be to provide advice to the Canadian Institutes of Health Research (CIHR), the Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council of Canada (NSERC) and the Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council of Canada (SSHRC) regarding the implementation of changes to the CGS Program.

Membership

Name Institution, Province
Brendan Morey The University of British Columbia, British Columbia
Deirdre Coburn University of Lethbridge, Alberta
Heather Lukey University of Saskatchewan, Saskatchewan
Laura Stathopoulos University of Toronto, Ontario
Trish Sokoloski Lakehead University, Ontario
Alison Samson University of Windsor, Ontario
Aïcha Kamara Université de Montréal, Quebec
Philippe‐Edwin Bélanger Institut national de la recherche scientifique, Quebec
Marie-Claude Bergeron Université du Québec à Chicoutimi, Quebec
François Vigneau Université de Moncton, New Brunswick
Danielle Pottie Dalhousie University, Nova Scotia
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