Any student or PDF who intends to join PERSWADE should follow the Application Flowchart – Enrollment shown above to carefully and completely fill up the application form and prepare the required documents, then submit them before the prescribed deadline.
1. Co-Funding Agreement
Once funding is awarded, the Applicant should secure a Co-Funding Agreement with the academic supervisor (and university representative, as applicable) and send the original signed Co-Funding Agreement to PERSWADE Program Coordinator by mail or in person before the prescribed deadline. Otherwise the application may be considered to have been withdrawn.
Should this agreement be breached at any moment during enrollment, PERSWADE reserves the rigtht to terminate its own funding.
2. Application Form (PERSWADE 13001A)
The Applicant must carefully and completely fill up Application Form (PERSWADE 13001A), sign it, and have it signed by the supervisor and whenever applicable by the co-supervisor, the industrial mentor, and the university department. Once completed, it should be returned to firstname.lastname@example.org by clicking “Submit Form” in the upper right corner of the form. For details, please read page 9 in the Program Guide. The Application may be refused if forms are incomplete.
NOTE: PERSWADE only accepts a real digital signature in the application form, not any other form of authenticity of the applicant’s identity, such as www.google.com.
3. Official Transcripts
The Applicant must include a photocopy of original official transcripts (both past and current university programs) in the compiled PDF file for all documents to be sent to PERSWADE. If they are neither in English nor in French, a certified translation with a copy of the originals must be included.
The Applicant must include photocopies of original Certificates/Awards in the compiled PDF file for all documents to be sent to PERSWADE. If they are neither in English nor in French, a certified translation with a copy of the originals must be included.
5. Curriculum Vitae (CV)
The Applicant must include a CV in English or French in the compiled PDF file for all documents to be sent to PERSWADE.
6. Reference Letters
The Reference Letters should be emailed directly from the referees to PERSWADE at email@example.com. Shall you opt for submitting one of the Reference Letters yourself by email in an electronic format, then you must put the referee who has provided and signed that letter in cc to validate its authenticity.