UAlberta Fellowships

The University of Alberta offers two postdoctoral fellowships:

 

Izaak Walton Killam Memorial Postdoctoral Fellowships

Grant Notley Memorial Postdoctoral Fellowship

  • provided annually from the Izaak Walton Killam Memorial Fund for Advanced Studies established through a bequest from the late Dorothy J Killam
  • up to four fellowships awarded each year, one or more dedicated to Black scholars, one or more dedicated to Indigenous scholars, and up to two open for all scholars
  • valued at $50,000 per year for up to two years
  • funding for the second year will be subject to submission and approval of a Renewal Report
  • includes a one-time $4,000 travel/research grant
  • covers the cost of the University Postdoc Supplemental Health Insurance Plan
  • if renewed, recipients of this Fellowship will also be eligible for a prize of $3,333 in their second year, funded by a private donor
  • the top ranked recipient will receive the Dorothy Killam Memorial Postdoctoral Prize, valued at $5,000 

Izaak Walton Killam Postdoctoral Fellowship Terms of Reference

  • provided by donations from friends of Grant Notley, matched by the Province of Alberta
  • one fellowship awarded each year
  • available for research in politics, history, economy or society of Western Canada or related fields
  • valued at $46,000 per year for up to two years
  • funding for the second year will be subject to submission and approval of a Renewal Report
  • includes a one-time $4,000 travel/research grant
  • covers the cost of the University Postdoc Supplemental Health Insurance Plan
  • if renewed, recipients of this Fellowship will be eligible for a prize of $3,333 in their second year, funded by a private donor
  

Grant Notley Postdoctoral Fellowship Terms of Reference

 

Fellowship Timeline

1) Postdoctoral Fellowship Application

2) Department Nomination Form

3) Accepting, Renewing and Final Report

4) Research Allowance

 

Please send any questions regarding this Fellowship to the Postdoctoral Office (pdfo@ualberta.ca).