Mitacs Elevate Spring 2018 call for proposals​ for postdoctoral funding

Mitacs Elevate is now accepting applications for postdoctoral funding in all disciplines.
Award Information:
  • $60,000 annual award (plus $7,500 per year non-cash value in training)
  • Exclusive, customized professional development training
  • Long-term collaborative research project with a non-academic partner
  • Please note: Elevate is supported by a combination of federal, provincial, and partner organization funds.  Partner organizations must provide a minimum of $30,000/yr. In Prince Edward Island, a $5,000/yr contribution from the academic supervisor is required in lieu of provincial funding.   
  • Intent to Apply and Conflict of Interest declaration: June 13, 2018, at 5 p.m. PT
    • Intent to Apply is not required to submit an application
  • Pre-review of draft applications: June 27, 2018, at 5 p.m. PT
  • Application: July 11, 2018, at 1 p.m. PT
  • Results announced: November 2018
  • Projects must start by February 6, 2019
UPEI deadline: Submit a copy of the application and Research Funding Administrative Approvals form ( to Research Services for institutional signature by July 9, 2018.  Applicants are encouraged to submit draft documents earlier for review and feedback.  
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