CSACS Student Symposium: another successful year!
To the new CSACS students

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Student Symposium: Sept. 8th, 2014
We would like to thank you all for your contribution to this year student symposium held in University of Montreal. The 10th anniversary was definitely a memorable day in the history of CSACS student events with more than 100 participants including 35 posters and 11 oral presenters, including our keynote speaker, Prof. Aida from Tokyo University. We would like to also congratulate our prize winners , who were selected through several judgments and wish you all a successful year. Hope to see you all in the next event.

>>> 2nd Poster: Schedule.

>>> 1st Poster: Call for Abstracts; Talks & posters: deadline August 18

>>> Official Conference website; deadline to register is Sept.1

>>> Roger-Gaudry building

Seminar Series 2014-2015

Sept. 8/9.10, 2014 Prof. Takuzo Aida Tokyo University, Japan. Advanced Molecular Design of Functional Soft Materials UdeM/ McGill /Sherbrooke
January 2015 Prof. Joseph Zasadinski University Minnesota, Minneapolis. TBA McGill/Concordia
January 2015 Prof. Molly Stevens Imperial College, London, UK. TBA McGill/TBA
April 7/8, 2015 Prof. Stuart Rowan Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland. Structurally Dynamic Polymers as Stimuli-Responsive Materials McGill/UdeM

Student Scholarships
1. FQRNT International Internships for graduate students: $15,000 (max)

This is to inform you that the Research Fund of Quebec - FRQNT is once again offering the international internship program for students of strategic cluster. Indeed, CSACS can submit up to 2 applications during the period running from April 1st, 2014 up to March 31st, 2015.
To see our previous CSACS stages click here .
Those interested are invited to consult the rules .

Documents required: In order to apply the stage MUST to start in March 31th 2015. The next two CSACS application deadlines will be on September 30th, 2014 and January 15, 2015. Please submit the required documents to

2. Jointly supervised inter-university graduate student scholarship: $5,000

We have budgeted for 2 students per yr. If you have a joint project with a Centre member from another university and a prospective student for joint supervision, you can have the student apply for this scholarship. This is to promote more inter-university collaborations. The next deadline will be on December 1st, 2014. To see our previous awardees please click here . The award will become effective starting the Winter term 2015.

Documents required:
  • 1-2 pages of your research plan
  • Transcript of your grades
  • CV
  • Reference letter from your two supervisors
Please submit the required documents to
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