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Graduate Students, Postdoc & Fellows Resources

Hello NOSM Grad Students, Postdocs and Fellows!

The Research and Graduate Studies Office is here to help you make the most of your research activities. We encourage you to subscribe to our biweekly research newsletter, Research Matters, to stay up-to-date on the latest research news and events. We also encourage you to reach out to us at research@nosm.ca for any questions, or to book a time to chat with one of our coordinators.  Best of luck with your studies, and we look forward to working with you.

The Research and Graduate Studies Team

Funding Opportunities

Graduate Student Funding Opportunities

Funding Agency Name of Grant Amount Date
Alzheimer Society Research Program Doctoral Award $66,000/ 3 years September opens/November closes
Canadian Cancer Society Travel Award $2,000 3 competitions per year: January, May, September
Associate Medical Services Foundation AMS Doctoral Completion Award $25,000 3 competitions per year: January, May, September

 

Postdoctoral & Fellow Funding Opportunities

Funding Agency

Name of Grant

Amount

Eligibility

Date

Alzheimer Society Postdoctoral Awards $100,000/ 2 years Within 18 months of obtaining their PhD degree (extension may be given to MDs) September open/November closes
Mitacs Accelerate Starts at $15,000 for 4 months Postdoctoral fellows at all Canadian universities (except those who have previously held a Mitacs Elevate award). PhDs must have been granted no more than five years prior to the project’s start date Accepted on a rolling basis
Physician Services Incorporated (PSI) Resident Research Grant $30,000 for up to 2 years To be eligible to apply for a Resident Research Grant, the Resident must have PGY status as per the College of Physicians and Surgeons of Ontario. Applications accepted on a rolling basis
Canadian Cancer Society Travel Award $2,000 Postdoctoral fellow within 5 years of obtaining PhD. 3 competitions per year: January, May, September
Associated Medical Services Foundation AMS Healthcare Postdoctoral Fellowship $45,000 This grant is for Canadian citizens or permanent residents who are candidates embarking on full-time post-doctoral studies May