Join CIFAR’s global network of nearly 400 fellows, scholars, chairs and advisors from over 22 countries, who are pursuing answers to some of the most complex questions facing science and humanity.
The CIFAR Azrieli Global Scholars program provides unrestricted research support of $100,000 CAD, leadership training, mentorship, and opportunities for highly-promising early-career researchers in the first five years of a full-time research position to collaborate with colleagues from diverse disciplines.
Applicants may be based anywhere in the world, must hold a PhD (or equivalent) and be within the first five years of starting a full-time research position at an institution of higher education or research. Scholars’ research interests must complement or contribute to the themes and goals of an eligible CIFAR research program. In 2020, the CIFAR research programs eligible to accept applications are:
- Child & Brain Development
- Learning in Machines & Brains
- Quantum Information Science
- Quantum Materials
For more information: cifar.ca/global-scholars