Mitacs Postdoc Programs

Mitacs Accelerate

Overview: These fellowships are designed to support a collaboration with industry or a not-for-profit organization.

Duration: Up to 3 years

Value: $60,000/year ($45,000 yearly stipend, $15,000 yearly research costs)

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Mitacs Elevate

Overview: Build your career through this competitive two-year research management training program and postdoctoral fellowship.

More information can be found here.


Mitacs Globalink

Overview: Globalink offers travel funding between Canada and several international partners.

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Canadian Science Policy Fellowship

Overview: Working with government decision makers and stakeholders, postdoctoral fellows contribute their research expertise and analytical skills to inform policy actions. Fellows’ participation in policy activities provides them with the direct training and experience to address challenges of national public importance.

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Entrepreneur International

Overview: Mitacs Entrepreneur International offers travel grants to Canadian start-ups housed in an incubator linked to an academic institution.

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Business Strategy Internship

Overview: The Business Strategy Internship (BSI) provides $10,000 or $15,000 to postdocs who develop innovative projects designed to help an organization thrive.

More information can be found here.