Research Western
Funding Opportunites - Research
Further details regarding this announcement can be found at:

Grant Amount: MINIMUM $45,000/YEAR
Deadline: Dean's: Contact your Faculty Research Office for deadline details.
Internal: Nov 02, 2021
Sponsor's: Nov 09, 2021

Subject Areas:

Research Western, on behalf of the Vice-President (Research), invites applications from all eligible individuals for Western?s Postdoctoral Fellowships Program. This program is funded by Western University and administered by Research Development & Services (RD&S). Western?s Postdoctoral Fellowships Program provides funding to the very best postdoctoral applicants, nationally and internationally, who will contribute positively to research excellence at the university and help advance Western's strategic research plan.

The applicant?s PhD must have been granted (official convocation/graduation date) must have been granted (official convocation/graduation date) within three (3) years prior to the proposed start date of the Postdoctoral Fellowship. Preference may be given to applicants who received their PhD from institutions other than Western University. Please see the guidelines for full eligibility and submission details.

Application Details: Up to five fellowships are available to postdoctoral scholars whose primary supervisor is affiliated with a Social Sciences and Humanities faculty and up to five fellowships are available to postdoctoral fellows whose primary supervisor is affiliated with a STEM faculty. At least one of the fellowships awarded will be reserved for outstanding individuals who will undertake high-quality research that has the potential of advancing excellence in Indigenous research.There is a minimum 1:1 funding match required to be supplied by the department or faculty or by a research grant held by the supervisor. The applicant (in consultation with the Principal Supervisor) is to submit (by email) a Postdoctoral Fellowships Program application form that is: Complete; Consistent with the ROLA proposal; and, Signed by those parties indicated on the signature page.
NOTE: All Letters of Intent and Full Applications must be processed through Research Development & Services for institutional approval. Requests for Institutional approvals should be received no less than 3 days prior to the posted Sponsor deadline. A ROLA Proposal (bearing applicant, Chair and Dean electronic approvals) is required for each submission.
Western Contacts: van Tol,Deanne

Sponsor Contacts:

Research Development & Services
Room 5150, Suppport Services Building
Western University
London, Ontario, Canada
519 661-2111