Over $1.4 million in research scholarships to Master’s and Bachelor’s students

2021-2022 Academic Year

March 14, 2023

In 2021-20212, 101 Master’s, DESS and Bachelor’s students at HEC Montréal received $1,400,501 in research scholarships from granting agencies and other partner agencies promoting research in Canada. Furthermore, 9 scholarships were awarded to undergraduate students from other universities who had completed their research internship at HEC Montréal. The total amount awarded to these 110 students was $1,454,501.

The recipients were selected by juries of experts, based on the quality of their academic records and their research potential.

 

NSERC Undergraduate Student Research Awards (USRA)

The Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council of Canada (NSERC) awarded scholarships to 2 HEC Montréal students conducting research internships as part of their Bachelor of Business Administration (BBA) program. Note that 9 more undergraduate students from other Quebec universities also received these scholarships to help some of our professors as part of NSERC undergraduate research internships.

hec montréal recipient 

Joel Chrispin

Antoine Vandal

 

Canada Graduate Scholarships – Master’s level (CGS M)

Two granting agencies, NSERC (Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council) and SSHRC (Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council) awarded 12 scholarships last year through the CGS M program. The selected recipients are Master’s students in the thesis track.

recipient

SpEcialiZation

granting agency

Thomas Boyer

Finance

SSHRC

Jérémie Cholette

Marketing

SSHRC

Samuel Desparois

Ingénierie financière

NSERC

Nicolas Harvie

Finance

SSHRC

Samia Kounna

User Experience

SSHRC

Christophe L’Homme

Affaires internationales

SSHRC

Vincent Lavoie-Gingras

Affaires internationales

SSHRC

Alice-Anne Lebuis-Lamer

Économie appliquée

SSHRC

Eve Paquette

Marketing

SSHRC

Emma Rucco

Gestion innovation sociale

SSHRC

Jesse Thibodeau

Data Science and Business Analytics

NSERC

Clara Thorin

Stratégie

SSHRC

 

FRQ Master’s research scholarships

The Fonds de recherche du Québec awards scholarships to support and promote excellence in research in various fields: nature and technologies (FRQNT), health (FRQS) and society and culture (FRQSC). In 2021-2022, 5 students were awarded FRQ research scholarships. These scholarships are valid for a maximum of 2 years.

recipient

SpEcialiZation

granting agency

Alycia Brodeur-Charron

Finance

FRQNT

Samuel Desparois

Ingénierie financière

FRQNT

Corinne Marois-Gagné

Finance

FRQSC

Anthony Migneault

Économie appliquée

FRQSC

Clara Thorin

Stratégie

FRQSC

 

Fin-ML scholarships

The scholarships awarded by the Fin-ML network are intended to support the development of the next generation in the field of innovative technologies for machine learning in quantitative finance and business analytics.

Last year, 2 Bachelor of Business Administration (BBA) students and 13 Master’s (MSc) students obtained Fin-ML Foncer scholarships.

recipient

Program and specialization

Loic Buteau

BBA

Sebastien Caron

BBA

Youness Chahdi

MSc – Financial Engineering

Olivier Cyr-Choinière

M. Sc. – ingénierie financière

William Désilets

M. Sc. – intelligence d'affaires

Rui Fan

MSc – Data Science and Business Analytics

Yasmin Kalhor

MSc – Financial Engineering

Paul Kelendji

M. Sc. – ingénierie financière

Gaspard Lapierre-Gecteau

M. Sc. – ingénierie financière

Loic Moreau

M. Sc. – ingénierie financière

Amin Nejat

MSc – Financial Engineering

Azza Rhaiem

M. Sc. – ingénierie financière

Nihel Seghaier

MSc – Financial Engineering

Charles Truchon

M. Sc. – ingénierie financière

Idriss Wannassy

M. Sc. – ingénierie financière

 

Mitacs scholarships

Thanks to Mitacs, a national organization, students are eligible for scholarships to carry out various types of projects as research interns in private-sector companies and non-profit organizations and at universities.

In 2021–2022, these programs enabled 66 HEC Montréal Bachelor’s and Master’s students to benefit from internships.

recipient

Type of scholarship

recipient

Type of scholarship

Gaelle Abi-Rached

Accelerate

Isabelle Lacroix

Accelerate

Marilou Audet

BSI

Sarah Laporta

BSI

Dorothy Armand-Lima

BSI

Benjamin Lechasseur

Accelerate

Marine Avedissian

Accelerate

Marianne Lecours

Accelerate

Xavier Beaupré

BSI

David Lemieux

Accelerate

Mohammed-Nabih Bounefissa

Accelerate

Paul Madrennes

Accelerate

Georges Chalouhi

Accelerate

Carl Martel

Accelerate

Catherine Côté

Accelerate

Robin Mazure

BSI

Olivier Cyr-Choinière

Accelerate

Michaël Ménévichian

BSI

Saba Daftari

Accelerate

Marc-Éric Millette

BSI

Sarah Darmame

BSI

Natasa Momcilovic

BSI

Geneviève Delisle

BSI

Amin Nejat

Accelerate

Youri-Claude Dermigny

Accelerate

Laurent Perreault

Accelerate

Emma Dhuy

BSI

Julie Perronnet

BSI

Alassane Dial Diop

Accelerate

Jean-François Plante-Tan

Accelerate - entrepreneur

Salma Douzi

BSI

Alexandre Potvin

BSI

Nannan Du

Accelerate

Gabriel Poupheulie

Accelerate

Ghita El Anbri

BSI

Azza Rhaiem

Accelerate

Rui Fan

Accelerate

Louis Ringlé

BSI

Elsa Fresne

BSI

Évelyne Rojas-Benoit

BSI

Rose Gagné

BSI

Eric Rosales-Portocarrero

BSI

Frédérique Gagnon

Accelerate

Mathieu Roy-Caissy

Accelerate

Théo Garnier

BSI

Maude Ruel-Tremblay

BSI

Maximilien Gaudette

Accelerate

Joseph Saliby

BSI

Philippe Gauthier

Accelerate

Isabelle Séguin-Zilio

BSI

Hanieh Ghlambor-Dezfuli

Accelerate

Samy Senoune

Accelerate

Arnaud Goumarre

BSI

Magali Simard

BSI

Ny Harikanto Randriakoto

BSI

Alexis Tobia

Accelerate

Adrien Hernandez

BSI

Anaïs Turcotte

Accelerate

Virginie Houle-Roux

Accelerate

Simon-Michael Tye-Giguere

Accelerate

Gracia Iskandar

Accelerate

Joe Younes

Accelerate

Mathilde Juteau

BSI

Yi Yu

Accelerate

Rim Lachegar

Accelerate

Maxime Zarrillo

Accelerate

 

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