Announcement: December 9, 2016
Deadline: January 20, 2017


The Ontario Graduate Policy Research Challenge rewards high-quality graduate student research relevant to postsecondary education, training and labour market policies in Ontario. The Challenge is open to graduate students and recent graduates from graduate programs at publicly assisted Ontario universities or post-graduate certificate programs at Ontario Colleges of Applied Arts and Technology (CAAT).

Successful applicants will receive awards of $2,000 or $3,000. Finalists have the opportunity to discuss policy issues raised in their research with Ministry of Advanced Education and Skills Development (MAESD) staff and present key findings at an Award Ceremony organized by MAESD.



Questions regarding the Ontario Graduate Policy Research Challenge should be sent to