Excellence in Science Prizes (MEES and MEI)

What do you see as the role of women in science and engineering?

The Ministère de l’Éducation et de l’Enseignement supérieur (MEES) awards two prizes of $5000 and five prizes of $2000.

The Ministère de l’Économie et de l’Innovation (MEI) also awards two prizes of $5000 and five prizes of $2000.


In addition to the answers to the general questions, the candidate’s application package must include the answers to the following questions (a maximum of one page):

  1. In your opinion, what are the best ways to encourage young women to pursue a career in science and engineering?

  2. What solutions can you offer that would help you overcome the challenges encountered in your field of study? Describe one or more challenges and offer your solutions.

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