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Application and registration

Current postdoctoral researchers should contact their McGill supervisor or Graduate Program Coordinator as the first step to address all concerns. Please reference this list to find out whom to contact in your department.

Due to a labour dispute at Citizenship and Immigration Canada those applying for a work permit should anticipate delays and submit their application as far in advance as possible.

Vanier CGS Competition

For more information about the Vanier CGS Competition, including a summary of eligibility criteria, see Vanier information for applicants.

Deadlines

All recommended applicants are to be submitted on FAD. The deadline for submission is October 2, 2014.

Award for Excellence in Service

Each year, the Dean of Graduate and Postdoctoral Studies is pleased to invite departments to submit nominations for the Award for Excellence in Service to Graduate and Postdoctoral Studies. Details, including eligibility criteria and nomination procedure, can be found below.

Objective

To acknowledge outstanding contributions by members of the administrative and support staff of the University for service to Graduate and Postdoctoral Studies.

Richard H. Tomlinson Fellowships


The Tomlinson Postdoctoral Fellowships are recruitment fellowships for 
new postdoctoral scholars accepted into a postdoctoral research position at any department at McGill University.

Richard H. Tomlinson (PhD '48, McGill University) enjoyed a career in Chemistry that won him national recognition as a university teacher and success as an inventor and entrepreneur. In the year 2000, he created this exceptional series of recruitment student awards with the aim of giving the finest young minds the opportunity to study at McGill University.

Postdoctoral funding opportunities

Below you'll find a list of funding opportunities for postdoctoral research available through external agencies or foundations. Follow the links to find information about eligibility, application procedures, and deadlines for submissions. Certain application require institutional signatures, and applicants should consult the page on obtaining signatures for more information.