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Killam Postdoctoral Research Fellowship for International Students in Canada, 2021
International Office   Monday, November 2, 2020

The University of British Columbia is inviting applications for Killam Postdoctoral Research Fellowship available for outstanding scholars from around the world.

Fellowships are awarded to engage in innovative research that will enhance interdisciplinary collaborations and help establish them in leadership positions in the academic and wider community.

The University of British Columbia is a public research university with campuses and facilities in British Columbia, Canada. UBC encourages bold thinking, curiosity, and initiative, so you can realize your greatest potential.

Level of Field: Post-doctoral research program

Grants: It consists of a $50,000 annual stipend for a maximum of two years, plus a travel research allowance of $4,000 over two years.

Eligibility: Citizens of any country can apply for these Fellowships.

· Must have completed all requirements of their Ph.D. no more than 24 months prior to the anticipated fellowship start date.

· Completion of Ph.D. requirements refers to the date that the applicant completed all the steps required for obtaining their degree.

· These requirements may vary by institution and degree type; they normally include thesis defense corrections and thesis deposition. It is not the convocation date.

· The period of eligibility may be extended for applicants who have had their career interrupted or delayed for the purpose of childrearing, illness, or health-related family responsibilities.

· The interruption(s) or delay(s) must have occurred after the applicant completed all the requirements of their Ph.D. Note that the eligibility window will only be extended by the duration of the delay(s) or interruption(s), to a maximum of one year. Justification for the extension must be provided in the Special Circumstances attachment.

· Maybe citizens of any country; though there are no restrictions regarding the nationality of applicants, successful candidates must be able to meet all Canadian immigration requirements in keeping with the original spirit of the Killam Endowments.

Deadline: November 13, 2020

For further details please click the given below university official link: https://www.postdocs.ubc.ca/award/killam-postdoctoral-research-fellowship


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