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Banting Postdoctoral Fellowships

The purpose of the Banting Postdoctoral Fellowships is to build world-class research capacity by recruiting top-tier Canadian and international postdoctoral researchers at an internationally competitive level of funding. The objective is to attract and retain top-tier postdoctoral talent, both nationally and internationally, to develop their leadership potential and to position them for success as research leaders of tomorrow, positively contributing to Canada's economic, social and research-based growth through a research-intensive career.

Funding opportunities for students studying abroad

Hoping to study and/or conduct research outside of Canada? The following external funding opportunities will help you do just that.

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NSERC Doctoral Scholarships

Overview

The PGSM is not offered this year

Dissertation Awards

CAGS/UMI Distinguished Dissertation Awards

Overview

Program

CAGS/UMI Distinguished Dissertation Award

Deadline

Reach your academic unit to learn more about deadlines and timelines

Banting Postdoctoral Fellowships

The purpose of the Banting Postdoctoral Fellowships is to build world-class research capacity by recruiting top-tier Canadian and international postdoctoral researchers at an internationally competitive level of funding. The objective is to attract and retain top-tier postdoctoral talent, both nationally and internationally, to develop their leadership potential and to position them for success as research leaders of tomorrow, positively contributing to Canada's economic, social and research-based growth through a research-intensive career.

Postdoctoral fellows

In Quebec, 'Postdoctoral' is a full-time student status and trainee category, and the Ministry of Education, Leisure and Sport (Ministère de l’Éducation, du Loisirs et du Sport - MELS) stipulates that all postdoctoral fellows must be registered on a university student registration system.