Mitacs is currently seeking proposals for its Elevate Postdoctoral Fellowship program. This is a unique postdoctoral fellowship program that supports recent PhD graduates to lead and undertake research projects in collaboration with a partner organization, while completing a training program aimed at developing the professional skills required for their future careers. Further details on this program are provided below.
Mitacs Elevate is a postdoctoral fellowship with a customized research management training component. Fellows address complex challenges through:
• An exclusive research management curriculum for postdoctoral fellows in any discipline
• A minimum one-year research project (normally two years in duration) with a partner organization in need of high-level expertise
• A partner Organization Business Case, developed to outline project objectives, risks, and stakeholder success criteria, and ensure project value
$60,000 annual award plus extensive customized professional development training ($7,500 per year non-cash value)
Letter of Intent and Conflict of Interest Declaration submission to agency – January 23, 2019
Draft application submission to agency for pre-review – February 6, 2019
Application submission to ORS for review – February 6, 2019
Application submission to agency – February 20, 2019
If you are interested in applying to this competition, please contact Kim McIntyre, post-doctoral services coordinator, at firstname.lastname@example.org or extension 22993.
To learn more about the Mitacs Elevate Postdoctoral Fellowship program, please visit the following web page:
For detailed submission instructions, guidelines, and a template for your submission please visit the Mitacs web page at:
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