Graduate Student Funding

If you have been awarded funding:

Fill out the Expense Reimbursement Form. Include official receipts from your conference registration, travel, and accommodation. Send the expense reimbursement form and your receipts to the CORS Treasurer

We thank you for your interest. Applications are no longer accepted for 2021.

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

  • Student is a member of CORS, enrolled in a graduate program in a field related to operational research, 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