Postdoctoral Funding Opportunities

Fellowship Application Form and Instructions will be posted one month prior to upcoming competition deadline.

Check back here on September 1, 2021.

Recruitment Fellowships


Harley Hotchkiss - Samuel Weiss Postdoctoral Fellowship

March 15/October 1

Open to postdoctoral fellows under the supervision of a full member of the HBI.

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BRAIN CREATE Postdoctoral Fellowship

March 15

Open to postdoctoral fellows under the supervision of a full member of the HBI. Research project must involve the development of neurotechnologies and have the potential for commercialization in the short or long term.

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HBI International Postdoctoral Recruitment Fellowship

March 15/October 1

Open to international postdoctoral fellows under the supervision of a full member of the HBI.

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The E. Marie and R. Garey Cameron Postdoctoral Fellowship in Dementia

March 15/October 1

Open to postdoctoral fellows focusing on Lewy Body Dementia research.

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Spinal Cord, Nerve Injury & Pain Postdoctoral Fellowship

March 15/October 1

This competitive internal award provides support to postdoctoral fellows pursing research in the field of spinal cord injury, nerve injury and pain.

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Mathison Centre Postdoctoral Fellowship in Mental Health

March 15

Open to postdoctoral fellows under the supervision of a full member of the Mathison Centre.

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Spinal Cord, Nerve Injury & Pain - Nerve Regeneration Award

March 15, 2021

This is a one-time award focused on nerve regeneration.

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Denyse Lajoie-Lake Clinical Fellowship in Brain Research

June 30

Facilitates advanced neurological research in the DCNS following medical specialty training. 

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Travel Awards

Due to COVID-19, all HBI travel awards have been suspended until further notice.


HBI Conference Travel Childcare Award

Rolling

Funds are provided to defray the cost of childcare when travelling to international conferences.

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HBI Conference Travel Award

Rolling

Funds are provided to defray the cost of travel to international conferences.

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HBI Conference, Symposia and Workshop Grant

Rolling

Enables participation of external experts in local meetings organized by HBI members.

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HBI Postdoctoral Recruitment Program

Rolling

Offsets the costs for visits by prospective postdoctoral fellows.

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HBI Neuroscience Graduate Program Education Award

March 15

Supports postdoctoral fellows who make significant contributions to the educational mandate of the Neuroscience Graduate Program.

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Other Awards


REALISE External Module Registration Award

Rolling

Open to REALISE registrants attending approved workshops and courses external to REALISE.

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HBI Trainee Publication Award

January 31

Recognizes and rewards first-authored trainee publications.

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HBI Postdoctoral & PhD Researcher of the Year Award

January 31

Recognizes outstanding trainee research publications in each calendar year.

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T Chen Fong Postdoctoral Fellowship in Medical Imaging Science

September 1

Funding for research focusing on the development or implementation of imaging science with direct relevance to medical imaging applications.

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IHSPR Rising Star Award

February 12

Recognizes research and/or KT contributions for which fellows have had primary responsibility.

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