Government of Canada Postdoctoral Fellowships for International Scientists, 2017

The Banting Postdoctoral Fellowships program provides funding to the very best postdoctoral applicants, both nationally and internationally, who will positively contribute to the country’s economic, social and research-based growth.

Eligibility:  $70,000 per year (taxable)

Scholarship Benefits: 

  • Canadian citizens, permanent residents of Canada and foreign citizens are eligible to apply with the stipulations sstated in the Program (Link below)
  • Applicants to the 2017-18 Banting Postdoctoral Fellowships program must fulfill or have fulfilled all degree requirements for a PhD, PhD-equivalent or health professional degree stated in the Program (Link below)
  • Applicants must not hold a tenure-track or tenured faculty position, nor can they be on leave from such a position.

How to apply: It is important to go through the Application Guide before applying for this Fellowship.

Deadline: 20th September, 2017 (20:00 EDT).

For more information, visit the official site.