Postdoctoral Office

Awards and Funding

Banting Postdoctoral Fellowship:

Canada’s most prestigious postdoctoral award, the program provides funding to the very best postdoctoral applicants who will positively contribute to the country's economic, social and research-based growth. Each year, 70 fellowships are awarded, each worth $70,000 per year (taxable) with a duration of two years (non-renewable).


Izaak Walton Killam Memorial / Grant Notley Memorial Postdoctoral Fellowships:

The Killam Scholarship and Prizes were established in memory of Izaak Walton Killam by his wife, Dorothy J Killam, to support advanced education and research at five Canadian universities and the Canada Council for the Arts, and are available for most fields of research.

External Funding Sources