University of Alberta Postdoctoral Fellowships

The University of Alberta offers two postdoctoral fellowships:

     
Izaak Walton Killam Memorial Postdoctoral Fellowships
Grant Notley Memorial 
Postdoctoral Fellowship
  • provided annually from the Izaak Walton Killam Memorial Fund for Advanced Studies established through a bequest from the late Dorothy J Killam
  • valued at $46,000 per year for two years
  • number of fellowships awarded varies each year (three for 2015-2016)
  • includes a one-time $4,000 travel/research grant
  • covers the cost of the University Postdoc Supplemental Health Insurance Plan

About Izaak and Dorothy Killam

  • provided by donations from friends of Grant Notley, matched by the Province of Alberta
  • valued at $46,000 per year for two years
  • available for research in politics, history, economy or society of Western Canada or related fields
  • one fellowship awarded each year
  • includes a one-time $4,000 travel/research grant
  • covers the cost of the University Postdoc Supplemental Health Insurance Plan

                     About Grant Notley

Note: November 30, 2015  is the deadline for prospective postdocs to submit all documents to departments.


Individual departments are responsible for pre-screening all documents before submitting fellowship applications. Departments then submit a maximum of one nomination ELECTRONICALLY for each fellowship (ie. one Killam nominee and one Notley nominee) to the Postdoctoral Fellows Office.

Please make sure each nomination meets the eligibility requirements -- no exceptions will be made.

Deadline for submission to Postdoctoral Fellows Office is January 15, 2016. Departments are also responsible for notifying applicants who are not being nominated.

Awards will be announced May 26, 2016




Eligibility Requirements

 
     

Application Procedures:

1) Postdoctoral Fellowship Application

   

2) Department Review & Ranking

   

3) Fellowship Committee Adjudication & Selection

     

Accepting & Renewing

   

Research Allowance

   

Final Report