Education Graduate Students' Society at McGill University

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The EGSS still has funding available! For information concerning the travel awards, please check out this section of our website – however, please note that due to the unavailability of some profs at this time of year, a statement from your supervisor is not necessary.
For the Fellowships, please consult this section of our website. To submit your applications, send them by email directly to the VP Academic, Jason Lister, at prior to MIDNIGHT, JULY 2. Should you have any questions about this process, please do not hesitate to email me (but please note I will be away until Monday, June 23).
Regards, and good luck!
Jay Lister
VP Academic
Education Graduate Students’ Society

Rez Project Resources

Check out the Rez Project anti-oppression resource list here:

Second nomination period has begun!

The first nomination period is now closed; the second nomination period is open until April 17 for the following positions:
  • President
  • Vice-President Finance
  • Vice-President Equity & Diversity
  • Vice-President Student Life
  • Educational Counselling and Psychology (ECP) Representative
  • Kinesiology and Physical Education (KPE) Representative
  • Master’s of Arts – Teaching and Learning (MATL) Representative
  • First Nations & Inuit Education (FNIE) Representative
  • Post-Graduate Students’ Society (PGSS) Councillors
  • Association of Graduate Students Employed at McGill (AGSEM) Councillors
Elections will start on April 24, and the nomination form can be downloaded here. Please note that completed nomination forms may be returned to either the EGSS office (EDU612), or to the Dean’s Office in the Faculty of Education.


Call for nominations!!!!

The first nomination period is now open for the following positions on the EGSS council:

  • President
  • EGSS Conference Chair
  • VP Student  Life
  • VP Equity and Diversity
  • VP Academic
  • VP Finance
  • VP Communication
  • PGSS councillors (4 spots)
  • 3 AGSEM (Association of Graduate Students Employed at McGill) reps, 1 for each department

The first nomination period closes April 9th at 4pm. You can download the nomination form on our website . Please submit completed forms to Vanessa Bridgman.

The second nomination period (for positions with no nominations) opens April 10th  and closes April 14th. Elections are scheduled to take place from April 16th.
Below is the campaign information you need to know:

  • All campaigning shall be terminated on April 15, 2014, the day prior to the first day of the voting period.
  • Posters size shall not exceed 28cm by 43cm and no more than 25 posters per candidate may be posted at one time.
  • The current EGSS Council has set campaign spending limit at $50 per candidate. Please submit your receipts to the EGSS Office in a clearly labeled envelope by April 16th 2014.
  • You are encouraged to read the constitution and familiarize yourself with the duties of the position you wish to obtain. Please see the following link for the current EGSS constitution:

If you have any questions or comments, please feel free to email us at

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