Graduate Student Funding

CORS funds graduate students attending CORS annual meetings, using funds from SSHRC, when available. This funding is subject to availability and the following eligibility criteria:

  • Student is a member of CORS
  • Student is enrolled in a graduate program in a field related to operational research
  • Student is studying at a Canadian university, or student is a Canadian citizen or permanent resident studying abroad
  • Student must attend the conference and present their registration receipt to receive any funding

The following criteria will be used to determine the amount awarded to each eligible applicant:

  • If the applicant is presenting a paper at the conference.
  • Travel cost from student's home city to the conference.

We thank you for your interest, but applications are no longer accepted for 2017, as the deadline was April 15, 2017.