Banting International Postdoctoral Fellowships in Canada 2024/2025 (Up to $70,000)

Opportunity Detail

  • Gender MaleFemale
  • Level PH.D
  • Number of Opportunity: 70
  • Eligible Region/Countries


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  • Medium of Instruction English
  • Opportunity ID 1512
  • Funding Type Fully Funded

Opportunity Description

Applications are now open for the Banting International Postdoctoral Fellowships in Canada for the academic year 2024-2025. Outstanding postdoctoral candidates from both domestic and foreign universities who have the ability to advance the social and economic development of their nations are encouraged to apply for this program.

The following are the main goals of the Banting Postdoctoral Fellowships program:

  • Draw in and keep the best postdoctoral candidates from both domestic and foreign sources.
  • Assist them in realizing their full leadership potential.
  • Set them up for future leadership in research success

Important Details

  • Closing Date: September 17 2024 
  • Evaluation of the Application: October to December 2024
  • Result Notification: Mid-February 2025
  • Payment Starts: April-October 2025
  • Duration of the Fellowship: 2 years (non-renewable)
  • Degree Level: Postdoctoral
  • Fellowship Location: Canada
  • Number of Opportunities: 70 scholarships (per academic year)

Research Areas: 

  • Health research
  • Natural sciences and/or engineering
  • Social sciences and/or humanities

Participating Institutes: 

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Benefits of the Banting International Postdoctoral Fellowships

The opportunity value of this scholarship is partial funding to the outstanding postdoctoral candidates.

– Payment: $ 70,000 for two years (taxable)

Note: The fellowship is not extendable.

Who Can Apply?

Applicants who meet the following rquirnments can apply for the Banting International Postdoctoral Fellowship 2024/25:

  • Non-Canadian nationals and individuals without a permanent residency permit in Canada
  • Only Canadian institutions are eligible to host Banting Postdoctoral Fellowships, along with permanent residents of Canada who hold Ph.D.s from international universities and non-Canadian citizens.
  • Canadian nationals and permanent residents who completed their doctorate at a Canadian university may be eligible to receive their Banting Postdoctoral fellowship from an institution inside or outside of Canada.
  • Fulfilled the prerequisites for their degree between September 15, 2021, and September 30, 2025.
  • Candidates may only apply to the 2024–25 Fellowship program if their current or previous postdoctoral fellowships from CIHR, SSHRC, or NSERC formally terminate on or before September 30, 2025, and before the start of the Banting Postdoctoral Fellowship.
  • Candidates may simultaneously apply for the Banting Postdoctoral Fellowships and other agency-specific postdoctoral fellowship programs, so long as the research they propose to conduct is compliant with the requirements of the federal funding agency to which they have submitted their application.
  • It is not acceptable for candidates to be on leave from a tenure-track or tenured faculty position.
  • Applicants are limited to one Banting Postdoctoral Fellowship application per year.

How to Apply for the Banting Postdoctoral Fellowships?

Applicants should read the application guide and follow the steps below:

  • Confirm they meet the eligibility requirements
  • Contact their desired Host institution/ Supervisor
  • Register for Canadian Common CV and ReearchNET accounts using the following link:
  • Create CCV application 
  • Start reearchNET application
  • Identify the area of research
  • Fill your details
  • Attach your research contributions such as publications, artistic contributions, presentations, interviews and media relations, Intellectual property.
  • Attach evidence of leadership contributions such as teaching, supervisory, administrative, advisory, assessment and review, participation, community and volunteer, knowledge and technology transition, international collaboration, committee memberships.
  • fulfill degree

Note: Interested and qualified applicants can click here for application procedures details.

For further details about the Banting Postdoctoral Fellowships, please visit the Fellowship website. In case of having any questions, do not hesitate to contact the following email: [email protected]

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