Mitacs Elevate Now Open

Fri. Feb. 12, 2016

Mitacs Elevate is now accepting applications for two-year postdoctoral funding:

  • $55,000 annual award (plus      $7,500 per year non-cash value in training)
  • Customized training exclusive      to Elevate fellows
  • Long-term collaborative      research project with a non-academic partner


  • Letter of intent: March 23,      2016, at 5 p.m. PDT
  • Application:      April 6, 2016, at 1 p.m. PDT
  • Results      announced: June 2016
  • Projects      must start by September 15, 2016


Other Mitacs programs currently accepting applications:


For students in Canada to do research abroad:

  • Globalink Research Award – MHRD India
    • Open to senior undergraduate       and graduate students
    • 12-week projects at one of       seven Indian Institutes of Technology
    • $5,000 award and a local grant       equivalent to $5,000
  • Globalink Research Award – Inria
    • Open to graduate students
    • 12- to 24-week projects at an       Inria Research Centre in France
    • $5,000 award and a monthly       stipend
  • Globalink Research Award – MHESR Tunisia
    • Open to senior undergraduates       and graduate students
    • 12- to 24-week projects at       accredited universities in Tunisia
    • $7,000       award    

 For students in France to do research in Canada:

  • Globalink Research Award – Inria
    • Open to PhD students at Inria       Research Centres in France
    • 12- to 24-week research       projects at Canadian universities
    • $5,000 award, a PhD stipend,       and airfare

To learn more, visit the Globalink web page or contact Mitacs International at



Latest announcements: 

  • Mitacs is accepting applications for competitive Globalink Research Awards. Apply by March 4, 2016 for student travel from Canada to India, France, or Tunisia. Students in France may also travel to Canada.