Opportunity

The Fellowship Program is designed to encourage and foster excellence in research that relates to the Bank’s core functions.

  • It promotes collaboration and partnerships between Bank researchers and leading academics at Canadian post-secondary institutions.
  • It also contributes to the education and development of Canada’s researchers in fields related to the Bank’s core functions.

Eligibility

Governor’s Award nominees are required to:

  • be Canadian citizens, permanent residents of Canada, or be otherwise legally permitted to work in Canada
  • conduct and support research in Canada (nominations where the preponderance of the research is in Canada could also be considered)
  • have obtained a PhD within ten years of their nomination
  • be employed by a Canadian university in an associate or assistant professor position during the term of the Award

Funding Available

The award consists of a research grant of $30,000 per year per recipient for a term of up to two years, and is subject to an annual review and confirmation process.

Deadlines

Internal Review Please contact your Research Facilitator
cuResearch Approval Form November 22, 2019
Submission to Sponsor November 29, 2019

Submitting Your Application

  • Step 1) Submit an internal Carleton Approval Form
    Submit an internal Approval Form through our central awards management database CUResearch:
    https://ovpri.research.carleton.ca/Romeo.Researcher/Administrator/Default.aspx
    For a user’s guide on submitting an Approval Form, click here.
  • Step 2) Submit an external application to the granting agency
    Submit an external application to the corresponding grant or award agency. For further details about funding categories, eligibility criteria and deadlines for this opportunity, click here.

Useful Links

  • For further details about the application process, funding categories, eligibility criteria and deadlines, click here.
  • To log-in to CUResearch and begin the application process, click here.

Internal Contacts

If you would like assistance with proposal development and/or a substantive review of your proposal, please contact the appropriate Research Facilitator.