Fellowships Programme for Postdoctoral Research to Canadian Citizens
in Israel 2017-18
Azrieli Foundation Fellowships Programme for Postdoctoral Research to Canadian Citizens in Israel , and applications are submitted till Wednesday, November 30th , 2016 . Azrieli
Foundation offers Fellowships for Postdoctoral Students in
Israel. The Azrieli Fellows Program is currently open to
scholars at the postdoctoral level who are Canadian citizens or who
have completed their doctorates at Canadian universities. Full details:
Country): | Israel
courses offered by the university.
Deadline: Wednesday, November 30th , 2016
is targeted for scholars at the postdoctoral level who are Canadian citizens OR who have completed their doctorates at Canadian universities.
‣ Award No: Not Specified.
‣ Scholarship Duration: The duration of the fellowship is for one year, with the possibility of renewal for a second year.
‣ Scholarship covers: The value of the fellowship is CDN$40,000 annually.
The Foundation has no objection to the Fellow’s receipt of additional research funds, with the exception of other postdoctoral fellowships or scholarships from Israeli sources. Funding from a sponsor’s lab and from the Israeli Ministry of Foreign Affairs is permissible.
‣ The Azrieli F Fellowships Fellows Program promotes excellence in research and graduate studies at accredited institutions of higher learning in Israel.
‣ This prestigious and competitive program, established in 2007, provides financial support to the best and brightest scholars from Israel and around the world.
‣ These scholars become leaders in their respective fields and raise Israel’s profile internationally, and maintain strong academic and professional links between Israel and the rest of the world.
be eligible for Azrieli
Fellowships, candidates must meet the following criteria:
The Azrieli Fellows Program is currently open to scholars at the postdoctoral level
who are Canadian citizens OR who have completed their doctorates at Canadian
Scholars may undertake postdoctoral research in any field of study.
Candidates may apply at an early stage of their professional career and no later
than four years after conferral of their PhD Diploma.
Candidates must not hold a tenure or tenure-track faculty position.
Scholars may apply in the last year of the PhD with a letter from the supervisor
stating that the candidate will receive the doctorate by the summer*.
If the PhD is incomplete by the stated time then the candidate will forfeit the
A candidate may reapply to the Azrieli Fellows Program if he or she is not
accepted. Candidates will only be considered for reapplication one time.
The fellowships are awarded on the basis of academic excellence. Candidates
are assessed on their potential to make cutting-edge contributions to their
respective fields. Aspects of personal merit and leadership abilities are also
taken into consideration without regard to race, religion, gender, ethnicity or
Scholars who wish to apply must obtain an academic sponsor:
The academic sponsor must be a faculty member at one of the seven
participating Israeli academic institutions.
Candidates must ensure that this sponsor is willing to actively support the
research proposal because it is closely connected to and complements his
or her area of expertise.
Candidates must have a written support from their academic sponsor
illustrating the enthusiasm the sponsor has to actively collaborate on the
The Azrieli Fellows Program we will not be able to process an application
without an academic sponsor.
fellowships are awarded on the basis of academic excellence.
are assessed on their potential to make cutting-edge contributions to
their respective fields.
of personal merit and leadership abilities are also taken into
consideration without regard to race, religion, gender, ethnicity or
Fellows will be announced in April 2017.
‣ Please visit the Azrieli Foundation website to apply online for the
International Postdoctoral Fellowship www.azrielifoundation.org/fellows
Candidates must obtain an academic sponsor* who is a faculty member at
one of the seven Israeli academic institutions.
- The academic sponsor
should write a letter of support illustrating his or her interest in actively
collaborating on the candidate’s research while in Israel. The sponsor
should submit this letter, written on institution letterhead, emailed
directly to the Azrieli Foundation.
Candidates must have two additional letters of reference from those
familiar with their academic background. These letters should speak to the
candidate’s excellent academic performance and personal achievements.
- These letters should be written on institution letterhead and be emailed
directly to the Azrieli Foundation.**
Applications are due by Wednesday, November 30th , 2016
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