Information Session on the Department of National Defence Policy Officer Recruitment Program

Justin Massie Véronique Gilbert

Interested in joining the Policy Officer Recruitment Program at the Department of National Defence ?

This information session on the Policy Officer Recruitment Program (PORP) at the Department of National Defence will provide information on our three-year professional development program and explain why and how to apply. There will be plenty of time to ask questions of a former program member after the 30-35 min presentation.

The PRAP may be of interest to you if you:

  • Hold Canadian citizenship or permanent residency
  • Have a Master’s degree from a recognized university (completed by July 31, 2022) in the social sciences, humanities, arts or other security and defence related discipline
  • Have experience researching, analyzing, and writing on issues related to international affairs, defense, or public policy

Participating in this event will allow you to:

  • Learn more about the PRAP, what it entails, why and how to apply
  • Get helpful tips on each step of the application process
  • Position yourself for a dynamic career that will not only shape your future, but shape Defense.

For more information on the Policy Officer Recruitment Program, please visit


Friday, November 12, 2021


09:30 - 11:00


Justin Massie

Justin Massie


Centre for International and Defence Policy (CIDP) Université du Québec à Montréal (UQAM) The Department of National Defence and the Canadian Armed Forces / Le Ministère de la Défense nationale et les Forces armées canadiennes