Publication Bursary

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Academic publication bursary

Offer of a bursary for an academic publication (book chapter or scientific article) related to the UNIE-LGBTQ project. The deadline for submitting an application is February 28 of each year. A minimum of three bursaries of $3000 are available each year. There are two contests each year, and the application deadlines are always:

  • February 28th
  • September 30th

This bursary aims at promoting the publication of academic articles as part of the UNIE-LGBTQ partnership project and at promoting publication of scientific articles by students as first authors.


To submit your application

Eligibility requirements

  • Be an undergraduate or graduate student at one of the universities of the UNIE-LGBTQ project (Université du Québec à Montréal, Université du Québec en Outaouais, Université Laval, University of Ottawa, York University, McGill University, TÉLUQ, Université d’Angers, Université de Genève, Université Libre de Bruxelles).
  • Work with a co-investigator of the UNIE-LGBTQ team at your university.
  • The student must be first author of the article.
  • The article may be submitted in English or French. A publication in another language may also be considered.

Bursary conditions

  • Half of the bursary will be paid at the time it is awarded, the second half will be paid once the article has been accepted for evaluation by a journal.
  • The bursary may be combined with other bursaries.

Application file

  • A summary of the publication project (including a short summary of the planned article, and putting forth the relevance to the UNIE-LGBTQ project as well as the title of the intended journal).
  • A curriculum vitae.
  • An academic transcript indicating the candidate’s cumulative average (photocopies and online transcripts are accepted).
  • If you do not explain how your application meets the criteria, it could be refused.
  • A recommendation letter from the UNIE-LGBTQ investigator, including a description of how they will support the candidate throughout the article publication process.

Selection criteria

  • Excellence in the candidate’s academic record
  • Publication potential
  • Relevance to the UNIE-LGBTQ project

Application submission and information

Send your application file to the following email address:

For more information:

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