Applicants must meet all of the following eligibility requirements.
CITIZENSHIP AND PLACE OF RESIDENCE
• be Canadian citizens or permanent residents within the meaning of the Immigration and Refugee Protection Act, c.27 of the Statutes of Canada, 2001. A permanent resident has obtained landed immigrant status without having acquired Canadian citizenship;
• be deemed to be domiciled in Québec for at least one year;
• be residents of Québec within the meaning of the Health Insurance Act and the Regulation respecting eligibility and registration of persons in respect of the Régie de l'assurance maladie du Québec (R.S.Q., c. A-29). Residents of other provinces who hold health insurance or residence cards from their home provinces are not eligible.
Persons who maintain their Québec resident status within the meaning of the Health Insurance Act and the Regulation respecting eligibility and registration of persons in respect of the Régie de l'assurance maladie du Québec and the attendant regulation and who live outside Québec solely for the purpose of continuing their studies are deemed to be living in Québec.
According to the previous statements, and such as indicated to the section 2 of the CGR, Fonds Société et Culture scholarship holders must meet the eligibility requirements listed above for the entire duration of the scholarship.
Applicants who have been registered in the undergraduate program of study for which the scholarship is being sought for two consecutive full-time sessions at the time the scholarship comes into effect are eligible.
The Undergraduate Introduction to Research Scholarship is awarded for one summer session.
PLACE WHERE SCHOLARSHIP IS USED
The scholarships are awarded for introduction to research activities carried out at the following universities: Université du Québec en Abitibi-Témiscamingue, Université du Québec à Chicoutimi, Université du Québec en Outaouais, Université du Québec à Rimouski, Université du Québec à Trois-Rivières and Bishop's University.