Mitacs Opportunities

Mitacs announces significant research funding and training for postdoctoral fellows and faculty members. (Note that all Mitacs opportunities must include outside partner organizations and, for the Elevate program, these must be Canadian for-profit companies, or a Canadian business location of a foreign-owned for-profit company.)

Mitacs Elevate Postdoctoral Fellowship

  • Two-year fellowship valued at $115,000 (plus $15,000 non-cash value in training)
  • Customized training in professional and R&D management skills
  • Long-term research project with a private-sector partner
  • Open to all disciplines
  • Letter of Intent Deadline: August 6, 2014, at 5:00 pm PST
  • Application Deadline: August 19, 2014, at 1:00 pm PST

For more information, please visit 
Mitacs Elevate or contact


Mitacs Globalink Research Internship 

Currently in its sixth year, the Research Internship is accepting faculty applications for summer 2015. Faculty supervise international senior undergraduates who travel to Canada to undertake research projects of mutual interest.

  • 12-week research internship in summer 2015
  • Open to professors in all disciplines
  • Open to interns from Brazil, China, India, Mexico, Saudi Arabia, Turkey and Vietnam
  • Mitacs oversees matching and travel logistics and provides student funding
  • Competitive process for interns
  • Submission deadline for faculty projects is June 18, 2014

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