Weston Brain Institute - International Fellowships

The goal of this new funding opportunity is to support top Canadian PhD students to travel to and work in world-renowned labs for up to 12 months during their PhD, and to further their translational research on neurodegenerative diseases of aging.

Eligibility: Eligible applicants must be current PhD students at Canadian universities who are Canadian citizens or permanent residents. Applicants must be willing to travel to and conduct translational research on neurodegenerative disease(s) of aging while studying abroad in a world class laboratory.

NEW for 2018/2019:
The Institute is pleased to announce that we will now be accepting applications for the International Fellowships: Canada program on a rolling basis. Applicants are encouraged to contact Matthew Sacheli at matthew.sacheli@westonbrain.org or 416-967-7828 to discuss their eligibility and whether their project is in scope, prior to finding a host advisor.

Please see the Request for Applications or visit our website for more information.

 

Agency Name: 
Weston Brain Institute
Contact Name: 
Angela Rosenau
Grant Amount: 
Funding Available: $60,000 per year, prorated at $5,000 per month to fit shorter travel and specific project needs.
Grant Location: 
External
Grant Type: 
Research
Grant Area: 
Health
Grant Eligibility: 
Postdoc