Izaak Walton Killam Postdoctoral Fellowships are awarded to outstanding individuals who have completed a doctoral program within the last two years. Approximately four to eight new fellowships are awarded annually. The award is tenable for two years, subject to satisfactory progress. The awards are tenable only at Dalhousie University; however, students who have received their doctorate from Dalhousie University are not eligible. The fellowships are valued at up to $55,000 annually including full benefits and a travel allowance for transportation to and from Halifax, a one-time research allowance of $3,000 and a conference travel grant of $1,000.
The deadline for receipt of completed applications and all supporting documents in the Department is December 15th. (Please allow sufficient time for delivery.) In years where the 15th falls during the weekend, the deadline will be the following Monday.
All application documents must be forwarded to:
Killam Postdoctoral Fellowship Committee
c/o the Chair of the Department to which the candidate is applying
Halifax, Nova Scotia
Canada, B3H 4R2
Email: [email protected]