New Canada 150 Research Chairs Program
In celebration of Canada’s 150th anniversary, the Government of Canada has invested $117.6 million dollars in the 2017 Budget. The new Canada 150 Research Chairs Program aims to enhance Canada’s reputation as a global centre for science, research and innovation excellence.
- strengthen Canada’s research capacity through the recruitment and retention of top-tier, internationally based scholars and researchers;
- enhance Canada’s reputation as a global centre for science, research and innovation excellence;
- improve universities’ capacity to generate and apply new knowledge; and
- improve the training and development of highly qualified research personnel.
Deadlines: August 18, 2017 – Registration
September 15, 2017 – Full Applications