Applications are invited for Mitacs Elevate Postdoctoral Fellowships at the University of Guelph in Canada. Canadian citizens, permanent residents and international applicants are eligible to apply for these postdoctoral fellowships.
Fellows receive a stipend/salary of at least $50,000 per year. Partners contribute $25,000 per year and Mitacs contributes $30,000 per year for a total grant of $55,000 per year.
The University of Guelph is like no other university in Canada. Research-intensive and learner-centred, our campuses span urban hubs and rural communities. We are known for excellence in the arts and sciences, and for our commitment to developing exceptional thinkers and engaged citizens.
Course Level: Fellowships are available to pursue Postdoctoral programme.
Study Subject: Mitacs Elevate is a two-year training program for postdoctoral fellows, in which participants lead and undertake an industrially relevant research project in any discipline.
Scholarship Award: The two-year postdoctoral award provides:
Note: Fellows receive a stipend/salary of at least $50,000 per year. Partners contribute $25,000 per year and Mitacs contributes $30,000 per year for a total grant of $55,000 per year. This includes support for fellows and up to $5,000 in research costs for equipment, additional research personnel, conference travel and publication. A $5,000 contribution from the academic supervisor or university is required in lieu of provincial funding.
Scholarship can be taken in Canada
Eligibility: The following criteria must be met in order for applicants to be eligible for scholarship:
Nationality: Canadian citizens, permanent residents and international applicants are eligible to apply.
College Admission Requirement
Entrance Requirements: Fellows who have held an Accelerate award as a Master’s or PhD student are also eligible to apply.
English language Requirements:
How to Apply: Complete submission packages must be emailed to: elevate-at-mitacs.ca.
A completed Application Package consists of the following:
Please note: Please submit the documents of your package as separate documents (not one combined document).
Application Deadline: Application deadlines are:
|Internal Deadline||February 15, 2017 – 4:00pm|
|External Deadline||February 22, 2017 – 4:00pm|