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Banting Postdoctoral Fellowship
The Banting Postdoctoral Fellowships program provides funding to the very best postdoctoral applicants, both nationally and internationally, who will positively contribute to Canada's economic, social and research‑based growth. Seventy Banting Fellowships are awarded annually with an equal distribution among CIHR, NSERC and SSHRC.
The objectives of the Banting Postdoctoral Fellowships program are to:
- Attract and retain top-tier postdoctoral talent, both nationally and internationally
- Develop leadership potential
- Position postdoctoral fellows for success as research leaders of tomorrow
Successful holders of this award may be eligible to be nominated for the SSHRC Talent Award. Learn more →
Learn more about Banting Postdoctoral Fellowships by reading through the experiences of the Fellows.
Featured Award Recipient
Dr. Jones' research will study the influence of external interventions on microbiome composition.
Dr. Letham examines shoreline changes in the Northwest Coast of North America.
Dr. Wilson studies the social-ecological diversity and resilience in Canadian fisheries.
How to Apply
||ResearchNet application portal opens|
||Preliminary Application deadline: apply and submit to firstname.lastname@example.org
||Candidates will be informed about their status
|September 17||Selected candidates must complete their final application and submit for final review
|September 28||Nominated candidates will be provided their institutional letter of endorsement
8:00 pm Eastern Time = 5:00 pm Pacific Time
|Full application submitted in ResearchNet