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CIFAR Azrieli Global Scholars Program 2018

Wed. Jan. 24, 2018

Canadian Institute for Advanced Research (CIFAR), a Canadian-based global organization, brings together interdisciplinary groups of extraordinary researchers from around the globe to address questions and challenges of importance to the world. The CIFAR Azrieli Global Scholars program is designed to advance the careers of emerging research leaders at a pivotal time in their careers. It is open to researchers within five years of their first academic appointment in the natural, biomedical and social sciences, engineering and the humanities.  

Global Scholars receive: 

  • $100,000 CDN in undesignated research support;
  • A 2-year appointment to a CIFAR research program – the opportunity to be mentored, network and form new collaborations with a community of high calibre research leaders;
  • Specialized skills training in leadership and communication to strengthen their potential for impact in academia and beyond.

In 2018, the eligible programs are:

Attached is an overview of the CIFAR Azrieli Global Scholars program.  More details about the program, eligibility and how to apply are available on the CIFAR websiteThe Call for Applications will close on February 22, 2018.