Banting International Postdoctoral Fellowships
Government Of Canada
Deadline:  22nd September

All Nationalities
Ph.D. (Doctor of Philosophy)

Scholarship Overview

Banting International Postdoctoral Fellowships, 2021 is offered for Post Doc degree in the field of Engineering, Humanities, Health, Science. You can apply to this scholarship here. The deadline for the sending your application is 30 Sep 2021. This scholarship is provided by Government Of Canada and the value of this scholarship is Partial Funding, CAD 70,000 per year . This scholarship is open for: Open to all nationals.

  • Degree: Post Doc
  • Provided by: Government Of Canada
  • Deadline: 30 Sep 2021
  • Scholarship value: Partial Funding, CAD 70,000 per year

The Banting Postdoctoral Fellowships program provides funding to the very best postdoctoral applicants, both nationally and internationally, who will positively contribute to the country's economic, social and research-based growth. 

The objective of the Banting Postdoctoral Fellowships program is to:

  • Attract and retain top-tier postdoctoral talent, both nationally and internationally.
  • Develop their leadership potential.
  • Position them for success as research leaders of tomorrow.

Value of Banting International Postdoctoral Fellowships, 2021:

  • The successful applicants of Banting International Postdoctoral Fellowships 2021 will receive an annual stipend of CAD 70,000 per year.
  • The duration of this fellowship is two years.
  • The number of Banting International Postdoctoral Fellowships awarded annually is SEVENTY.


  • The scholarship is open to students from all countries.
  • The applicant must not be a holder of the scholarship in the previous years.
  • The students should be willing to develop their leadership potential.
  • Demonstrate academic excellence.
  • Demonstrate extensive research potential.

How To Apply

Applications must be prepared and submitted by applicants. It is the applicant's responsibility to ensure that the application is complete. This includes ensuring that all host institution documents and referee assessments have been submitted.

Applicants should read the Selection committee guide prior to commencing their application. This guide lists the three evaluation criteria and has useful information on how the criteria are evaluated. Banting Postdoctoral Fellowships selection committees are multidisciplinary, and applications should therefore be written with a non-specialist research audience in mind.