Thursday, March 04, 2010
FELLOWSHIP: CANADA-HOPE Scholarship Program- Fellowship Awards
The CANADA-HOPE Scholarship Program is dedicated to improving the health of people in developing countries by further strengthening international collaborative efforts between researchers. The program will enable promising scientists and clinicians from South Asia and sub-Saharan Africa to be mentored by prominent Canadian researchers. Value and term: The maximum amount awarded for a single grant is $174,000 for four years. Funding start date: July 1st, 2010.
The scholar must have a mentor in a related field at an eligible Canadian institution and the sponsorship of an eligible institution in sub-continental South Asia (India, Pakistan, Bangladesh Sri Lanka, Nepal and Bhutan) or in sub-Saharan Africa. The scholarships are intended for men and women of high intellectual promise who may be expected to make a significant contribution to their own countries following their return from study in Canada. [more information]
Deadline: 31 March, 2010