Tri-Council Postdoctoral Program

Postdoctoral Fellows (PDF’S) are encouraged to seek funding from Canada's three major research grant agencies: the Natural Sciences & Engineering Research Council (NSERC); the Social Sciences & Humanities Research Council (SSHRC); and the Canadian Institutes of Health Research (CIHR). In addition to the information provided below, PDF’s should always check the agency website for detailed instructions and requirements on applying for, activating, holding, and renewing awards.