NSERC – Postdoctoral Fellowship Program, 2019


By choosing to study in Canada at Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council you will have the opportunity to develop your strategic, analytical and critical thinking by applying theoretical concepts to new global situations, as well as enhance your capabilities for leading and managing people. Like always for the academic year of 2019-2020, NSERC – Postdoctoral Fellowship Program, 2019 has also been Open to citizens and permanent residents of Canada If you prove that you are the eligible one for this educational award then you will obviously one of those lucky winners who get a chance at the educational hub of Canada that too with the Partial Funding, $10,000 per year for two years .

The NSERC is offering postdoctoral fellowships to highly qualified Canadian citizens and permanent residents.

Eligibility for NSERC – Postdoctoral Fellowship Program, 2019:

  • The candidates applying for NSERC – Postdoctoral Fellowship Program, 2019 should have a doctorate in the fields of Plant and animal biology, Chemical, biomedical and materials science engineering, Cellular and molecular biology, Civil, industrial and systems engineering, Psychology, Mechanical engineering, Evolution, and ecology, Electrical engineering, Earth sciences, Computing Sciences, Physics and Astronomy, Mathematical Sciences, and Chemistry.
  • The applicants of NSERC – Postdoctoral Fellowship Program, 2019 should be citizens and permanent residents of Canada.
  • The candidates should have completed the first doctoral degree requirements two years before the application deadline date.
  • The NSERC will extend the eligibility for three years if the applicants have full-time employment for six months in government, industry or university or affiliated research institutions, laboratories, hospitals.
  • The NSERC will extend the eligibility period for 6 years for the maternity leave.
  • The NSERC – Postdoctoral Fellowship Program, 2019 can be taken in the universities and research institutions in Canada and abroad but not in Canadian government laboratories or in industrial laboratories.

Selection Criteria

  • The applicants for NSERC – Postdoctoral Fellowship Program, 2019 are assessed based on their research ability and potential (70%).
  • The rest 30% assessment is done on the basis of leadership skills, communication, and interpersonal abilities.

Value of NSERC – Postdoctoral Fellowship Program, 2019:

  • The successful applicants of the NSERC – Postdoctoral Fellowship Program, 2019 will receive $45,000 per year for two years.

Deadline for NSERC – Postdoctoral Fellowship Program, 2019:

  • The last date to apply for NSERC – Postdoctoral Fellowship Program, 2019 is 15th October 2019.
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