International students are invited to apply for a new opportunity for Early Career Investigators to help scholars build their research network and develop essential skills to become leaders.
The CIFAR Azrieli Global Scholars program is a two-year appointment designed to support young investigators at a pivotal time in their careers.
CIFAR is founded on the belief that the grand possibilities and global problems that face humanity will only be addressed with different and new ways of thinking. Through its unique research programs, CIFAR creates strong connections between the world’s top researchers that spark unconventional perspectives and groundbreaking insights.
- Application deadline: February 22, 2018
- Course Level: Scholarship is available to pursue research.
- Study Subject: The eligible programs are:
- Successful Societies
- Institutions, Organizations & Growth
- Cosmology & Gravity
- Learning in Machines & Brains
- Bio-inspired Solar Energy
- Quantum Materials
- Genetic Networks
- Child & Brain Development
- Humans & the Microbiome
- Molecular Architecture of Life
- Azrieli Program in Brain, Mind & Consciousnes
- Scholarship Award: Scholarship will cover the followings:
- $100,000 CDN in unrestricted research support
- A two-year membership in a CIFAR research program, a global network of top-tier research leaders
- Opportunities to network, collaborate and form a community with colleagues from a range of disciplines
- Mentorship from a senior researcher within a CIFAR research program
- Specialized leadership and communications skills training, and support to put skills into action
- Nationality: International
- Number of Scholarships: Not given
- Scholarship can be taken in Canada
Eligibility for the Scholarship:
- Eligible Countries: Applicants can be from anywhere in the world
- Entrance Requirements: Applicants must hold a PhD (or equivalent) and be within the first five years of their first full-time academic appointment. Scholars’ research interests must be aligned with the themes of an eligible CIFAR research program. In 2018
- English Language Requirements: The candidate should have a very good command over English language.
How to Apply: All applications are submitted online and must include letters of reference. A detailed overview of the CIFAR Azrieli Global Scholars program, along with eligibility requirements.