Canadian Studies Postdoctoral Fellowships


To enable Canadian and foreign scholars who have completed a doctoral thesis (within the last 5 years) on a topic primarily related to Canada and are not employed in a full-time, university teaching position (10-year track) to visit a Canadian or foreign university with a Canadian Studies program for a teaching or research fellowship.

Length of stay

The length of the stay will be of a minimum of one month and maximum of three months.

Amount of grant

The grant will be CDN$2,500 per month plus the cost of a return airline ticket for a maximum of CDN$10,000.

Terms and conditions

Interested individuals must take the necessary steps with the Canadian or foreign universities in question. They must obtain a formal commitment from such universities concerning the services and teaching and/or research opportunities which would be available to them. The ICCS and/or a Canadian Studies Association can assist applicants in their efforts.

Applicants must agree not to accept honoraria or salary during the period of their fellowship.

Application date
24 Nov 2017
1-3 months
America Canada
Humanities Anthropology, Ethnology and Folklore Archaeology Architecture Art & Art History Classical Studies Digital Humanities History Linguistics Literature Media Studies Music & Musicology Philosophy Religion & Theology Social sciences Business and Administrative Sciences Communication Sciences Demography Economics Environmental Sciences Gender Studies Geography International Relations Law Pedagogic & Education Research Political science Psychology & Cognitive Sciences Social Anthropology Sociology
Required post-doc experience: 
between 0 and 5 years
Award granted
CAD$ 2.500/month + travel cost