AIHS Postgraduate Fellowships, Alberta Innovates – Health Solutions of Canada is offering postgraduate fellowship for individuals to pursue postgraduate health-related research at an Alberta university. The Postgraduate Fellowship provides a stipend of $50,000 per year and a research and career development allowance of $5,000 per year. The Postgraduate Fellowship will provide up to a maximum of three years of support for postgraduate training. The application deadline is October 1, 2015.
Participating Institute: Alberta Innovates – Health Solutions (AIHS) in Canada.
Study Subject: Fellowship is awarded in a health professional or health-related program.
Degree Level: Fellowship is available to pursue postgraduate research program at an Alberta university.
Eligibility: Applicants must hold a PhD and/or professional health degree (eg., MD, DDS, DVM or DPharm) without clinical accreditation in Canada, and be accepted or currently hold a postgraduate appointment at a university in Alberta.
Eligible Nationalities: The fellowship is available for Canadian applicants.
What does it cover: The Postgraduate Fellowship provides a stipend of $50,000 per year and a research and career development allowance of $5,000 per year.
Selection Criteria: All applications undergo a rigorous review process by a committee whose membership is both interdisciplinary and inter-sectoral. Applicants for the Postgraduate Fellowship will be assessed on the following criteria:
- Relevant work and/or research experience
- Career development plans
- Supervisory team, research and mentorship environment
- Research proposal
Notification: Information on the outcome of the application will be mailed to the applicant and mentorship advisors. The names of the successful applicants will be posted on the AIHS website.
Application Procedure: Applications should be submitted via post.
Deadline: The application deadline is October 1, 2015.