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CIFAR Azrieli Global Canada Scholarship Program For Career Researcher

CIFAR Azrieli Global Scholars Program – Expand your network, collaborate across disciplines, and explore cutting-edge ideas with unrestricted research support. Join our community of international researchers addressing the most important questions facing science and humanity.

The CIFAR Azrieli Global Scholarship Program recruits new members annually, for a period of two years.

Applications for the 2022-2024 CIFAR Azrieli Global Scholars Program are now accepted through October 27, 2021 (11:59 p.m. PDT).

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Scholarship Summary

  • Host: CIFAR Azrieli
  • Study Abroad: Study in Canada
  • Category: Fellowships
  • Eligible Countries: All Countries
  • Reward: $100,000 CAD
  • Deadline: October 7, 2021
  • Scholarship Alerts: To receive Scholarship Alerts on WhatsApp, Click HERE

Scholarship Details

CIFAR is committed to equality, diversity and inclusion. We recognize that bringing together people from diverse backgrounds, perspectives, and experiences is critical to promoting excellence and increasing the impact of our organization. Ensuring that each person feels valued and welcomed is vital to achieving our mission and embodies our values ​​of diversity, creativity, excellence, risk-taking, respect, and collaboration.

CIFAR strives to promote the active participation and inclusion of all, including underrepresented groups in research, including but not limited to women, members of ethnic groups, indigenous peoples, people with disabilities, and members of sexual and gender minorities, in all geographies. Limits, specializations and professional stage. In the pursuit of excellence, CIFAR embraces diverse ideas and perspectives, and proactively seeks to increase equality, diversity and inclusion within our society.

Scholarship Requirements

Applicants can be based anywhere in the world, must have a PhD (or equivalent), and be within the first five years of starting a full-time research position at an institution of higher education or research. It must complement the research interests of researchers or contribute to the themes and objectives of an eligible CIFAR research program.

NOTE: Postdoctoral fellows are not eligible to apply.

Scholarship Duration and Reward

A two-year semester in the CIFAR Research Program, a global, interdisciplinary network of world-class research leaders.

$ 100,000 CAD to support unrestricted research

Tutoring by a senior researcher within the CIFAR Research Program

Opportunities to network, collaborate, and form a community with peers from diverse disciplines through CIFAR’s research programs.

Specialized training in leadership and communication skills, and support to apply your skills.

Available field

We invite applications from early career research leaders who can participate in any of the following CIFAR research programs:

  • Bio-inspired Solar Energy
  • Child & Brain Development
  • Gravity & the Extreme Universe
  • Learning in Machines & Brains
  • Quantum Information Science
  • Quantum Materials

Method of Application

Interested and qualified applicants should use the link below to apply.

The CIFAR Azrieli Global Scholars program enables you to take your business to challenging new places.

Over and over again, we hear from CIFAR Azrieli Global Scholars that two years in the CIFAR programs are exciting, energizing, and transformative.