Call for Applications: CIFAR Azrieli Global Scholars Program 2018
Date and time: 
Wed, 2017-12-06 16:11
We are pleased to announce the 2018 Call for Applications to the CIFAR
Azrieli Global Scholars program: a new opportunity for early career
researchers. We invite you to share this opportunity with exceptional
early career researchers in your network.
The Canadian Institute for Advanced Research (CIFAR), a Canadian-based
global organization, brings together 370 researchers from 18 countries to
work in collaborative research programs that address some of the most
complex challenges facing the world today.
CIFAR Azrieli Global Scholars receive:
-$100,000 CDN in unrestricted research support
-A two-year membership in a CIFAR research program, a global network of
top-tier research leaders
-Opportunities to network, collaborate and form a community with
colleagues from a range of disciplines
-Mentorship from a senior researcher within a CIFAR research program
Specialized leadership and communications skills training, and support to
put skills into action
Applicants can be from anywhere in the world, must hold a PhD (or
equivalent) and be within the first five years of a full-time academic
appointment. Scholars' research interests must be aligned with the themes
of an eligible CIFAR research program. In 2018, the eligible programs are:
-Azrieli Program in Brain, Mind & Consciousness
-Bio-inspired Solar Energy
-Gravity & the Extreme Universe
-Humans & the Microbiome
-Molecular Architecture of Life
We invite you to share this opportunity with exceptional early career
researchers in your network.
Applications must be submitted before February 22, 2018. All applications
are submitted online and must include letters of reference. A detailed
overview of the CIFAR Azrieli Global Scholars program, along with
eligibility requirements and how to apply, are available on our website.
If you have any questions, please contact global.scholars@cifar.ca
Expiry Date: 
Sun, 2017-12-31 16:11