Apply For Bank of Canada Fellowship Program For Postgraduate Students in Canada, 2016

Apply For Bank of Canada Fellowship Program For Postgraduate Students in Canada, 2016

Bank of Canada is offering fellowship award to academics who are widely recognized for their expertise and excellence in areas important to the Bank’s mandate. The award is for a term of up to five years, and is subject to an annual review and confirmation process. Recipients of this award may apply for a second term. A Canadian university may nominate one or more candidates who already hold an academic position at the university or who would agree to accept such a position upon receipt of a Fellowship Award.

The Bank of Canada promotes the economic and financial welfare of Canada through its activities in four main areas: monetary policy, currency, financial system stability and funds management.

The Bank of Canada Fellowship Program fosters excellence in research in Canada and develops partnerships with external experts in areas important to the Bank’s mandate.

The Fellowship Award provides financial support to academics who are widely recognized for their expertise and excellence in areas important to the Bank’s mandate (macroeconomics, monetary economics, international finance, financial markets and institutions, financial stability and regulation, labour economics, and economic growth), and who are undertaking leading-edge research that contributes to the development of knowledge and research capabilities in those areas.

School(Institutions/ Country): | Canada

Level: Fellowships ( awarded to conduct research)

Field(s): Fellowship provides in areas important to the Bank’s mandate (macroeconomics, monetary economics, international finance, financial markets and institutions, financial stability and regulation, labour economics, and economic growth), and who are undertaking leading-edge research that contributes to the development of knowledge and research capabilities in those areas.

Deadline: The application deadline for recipient’s university to email the required material is 9 October 2015. Nomination documents must be received at the Bank by 13 November 2015.

Funded By: Bank of Canada

Beneficiaries(Target Groups): Bank of Canada Fellowship is targeted for Canadian citizens and permanent residents of Canada can apply for this fellowship award.

Eligibility

Bank of Canada Fellowship Award recipients are required to:

‣ be Canadian citizens, permanent residents of Canada, or be otherwise legally permitted to work in Canada

‣ conduct and support research in Canada

‣ have obtained a PhD

‣ be employed by a Canadian university in a tenure or tenure-track position during the term of the Fellowship Award

Selection Criteria for Bank of Canada Fellowship

The Nominating Committee’s consideration of eligible nominees will include the following selection criteria:

‣ demonstrated excellence and innovation in their work, as indicated by publications of refereed and other articles; other research outputs; citations to and commentaries/critiques of their work; awards; recognition by peers and support of their university for the nomination

‣ applicability to Bank of Canada policy development and/or research, as indicated in a match of the nominee’s written work and research plan with Bank plans and priorities; and as expressed in the nomination materials

‣ potential to continue to achieve recognition as a leader in the specified fields as indicated by consistent high-quality work in publications and presentations

‣ potential to contribute to the education and development of new researchers

The Nominating Committee may recommend that no Fellowship be awarded if, in its judgment, there is no suitable candidate.

Notification:

‣ The Governing Council will make the final decision. The announcement of a Fellowship Award is at the end of March or in early April.

Scholarship Application Method

‣ A Canadian university may nominate one or more candidates who already hold an academic position at the university or who would agree to accept such a position upon receipt of a Fellowship Award, and who meet the eligibility and other requirements of the Fellowship Award.

‣ The recipient’s university is to email the following material by 9 October 2015 to fellowship-bourses-at-bankofcanada.ca:

  • a PDF of a signed letter from an official representative of the university, on the university’s letterhead, confirming that the recipient remains in good standing and continues to meet the eligibility requirements for the Fellowship Award
  • the recipient’s updated curriculum vitae (MS Word document)
  • a status report of one to three pages (maximum 1500 words) from the recipient demonstrating progress against the research plan originally submitted to the Bank of Canada, as well as contributions to the education and development of new researchers (MS Word document)
  • the recipient’s research plan originally submitted to the Bank of Canada (MS Word document)
  • a list of articles written or presentations delivered by the recipient during the past year (MS Word document)

‣ Scholarship Application Due Date : The application deadline for recipient’s university to email the required material is 9 October 2015. Nomination documents must be received at the Bank by 13 November 2015.

‣ Application forms and guidelines can be download from the official website

‣ It is important to read the application procedure, and visit the official websites (link found below) for detailed information on how to apply for this scholarship.

For more Information about Bank of Canada Fellowship

7 Comments

  1. shamshadin kassim omer

    October 19, 2015 at 2:57 PM

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  6. Wondimagegn Nigussie

    October 29, 2015 at 1:36 PM

    To sir/ Madame, hey am Wondimagegn Nigussie, from Ethiopia. I have BA in Accounting with GPA 3. 72 at GC 2012. And currently right now i have looking for postgraduate MBA. So Please help me by giving this chance to me. for more information please contact me via email address & telephone. email ; wondmagegn2006@gmail. com telephone ; (251) 912183640.

  7. Danko Jeldo Sorsa

    November 7, 2015 at 10:03 PM

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