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

Grant Amount: $57,500 PA FOR 2 YRS
Deadline: Dean's: Contact your Faculty Research Office for deadline details.
Internal: Jun 28, 2017
Sponsor's: Jul 05, 2017

Subject Areas: Training and Development

The Mitacs Elevate Postdoctoral Fellowship program addresses the needs of the Canadian economy by strengthening academic-business collaborations, producing graduates with the broad range of skills for innovation, and developing solutions to business challenges. The Mitacs Elevate PDF program expands Canada's research innovation capacity by equipping highly-trained recent PhD graduates with skills to identify, address, and manage industrial research challenges.

Applicants are strongly encouraged to resolve the following before submitting their proposals: Submit an Intent to Apply no later than June 7, 2017, by 5 p.m. PDT (non-mandatory) If applicable, submit an Intern or Supervisor Conflict of Interest (COI) Declaration. A declared conflict of interest must be submitted to elevate(at) no later than June 7, 2017, by 5 p.m. PDT. Please consult the Conflict of Interest section under Program Administration.

Application Details: The completed Mitacs Elevate proposal should be written and submitted no later than July 5, 2017, at 1 p.m. PDT to elevate(at) Late submissions will not be accepted.
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: Kilianski,Louise
Hancock,Jennifer Anne

Sponsor Contacts:

York University
Suite 353, York Lanes
4700 Keel Street
Toronto, Ontario, Canada
416 650-8445