Note that withdrawn or declined awards will be included in the calculation of the three-application limit for this funding opportunity.
Federal government employees require prior approval from Postdoctoral Fellowship.
The purpose of these fellowships is to provide stipendiary support to recent Ph D graduates who are: invites all applicants to review Imagining Canada’s Future’s 16 future global challenges areas and to consider addressing one or more of these areas in their research proposal.
This is not an evaluation criterion for merit review and does not offer additional or dedicated research funds for this funding opportunity.
A unique feature of the program is its public engagement component.
Each fellow is asked to give one public lecture or workshop at the end of their fellowship year in which they share their research with a general audience.
Postdoctoral Fellowships are valued at ,000 per year over one or two years, up to a total of ,000.
These are taxable, non-renewable fellowships that may begin on the first of any month between May 2020 and January 2021. Please see Subject Matter Eligibility for more information.
Applicants who completed their doctorate between September 2014 and September 2017 must describe the career interruptions and/or delays experienced since completion of their doctorate, in the Allowable Inclusions section of their application.
Applicants who completed their doctorate after September 2017 may also describe relevant career interruptions or delays should they wish to do so.