The CSACS is currently submitting a proposal with the CQMF in order to join forces and create a new research powerhouse in materials science at the provincial and national levels.

Seminar Series 2016-2017

Prof. Elsa Reichmanis


Georgia Institute of Technology

Active Organic and Polymer Materials for Flexible Electronics: a path to sustainable systems


January 4/5 2017


McGill (PDF, 583 kb)

Prof. Benoit Lessard


University of Ottawa

Performance Improvement of organic electronic devices through Interface Engineering: from surface initiated polymerization off the electrodes to crosslinking silicon phthalocyanine additives.


February 7/8/9 2017


McGill (PDF, 584 kb)

Prof. Suning Wang



Organoboron Enabled Transformation and Applications


February 21/22/23 2017


McGill (PDF, 511 kb)

Prof. Dwight Seferos


University of Toronto

Well Defined Conjugated Polymers: Synthesis, Self-assembly and Function


March 21/22/23 2017


McGill (PDF, 442 kb)


  1. Professors exchange program outside Quebec : $15,000 (max)

    This is to inform you that FRQNT is offering a new professor exchange program. The next CSACS application deadline will be on January 15th, 2017.

    Rules, (French only)

    Required documents

    • Professors exchange application
    • CV
    • An official letter of invitation of the host
    Submit the required documents to:
  2. 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, 2016 up to March 31st, 2017.

    Previous CSACS stages Rules

    In order to apply the stage must start before March 31st 2017. The next CSACS application deadline will be on January 15, 2017.

    Required documents

    • FRQNT application
    • CV
    • Transcript of your grades
    • Reference letter from your supervisor
    Submit the required documents to:
  3. Jointly supervised inter-university graduate student scholarship:

    We have budgeted for 1-2 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, 2016. The award will become effective starting the Winter term 2017. To see our previous awardees please click here.

    Previous recipients

    Required documents

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