Cole Foundation Fellowships at McGill University in Canada 2016

McGill University(Canada) is offering Cole Foundation Fellowships 2016 to Clinical Fellows (holders of a medical degree), Post-Doctoral and Doctoral students to promote research in pre-leukemia, leukemia, lymphoma and other leukemia related diseases in children and young adults as well as the development of clinical care for patients affected by these diseases.

Provided by: McGill University, Canada

Courses: Postdoctoral and Doctoral Program


Also See : Scholarships 2019


Eligibility Requirements

Candidates must:

Have full-time status at the University of Montreal, McGill University or at the INRS-Institut Armand-Frappier

Be registered in a fellowship program, a postdoctoral residency, or in graduate studies

Complete a Cole Foundation Fellowship application form

Submit a letter of support from their supervisor which among other information, is to include a description of the mentorship program for the candidate

This competition is open to all Canadian and foreign citizens; the scholar’s research activities can be carried out in the Montreal area or in an establishment outside Montreal so long as the research director accepts this
Clinical researchers must dedicate a minimum of 50% of their time to research and the Supervisor in the Supervisor’s Report must substantiate this

Scholarship Award

The fellowships are offered for a two-year mandate. On a yearly basis these fellowships offer: $50,000 for Clinical Fellows; $40,000 for Post-Doctoral Fellows; and $21,000 for Doctoral Fellows

In addition, a yearly supplement of up to $2,000 for Clinical Fellows and Post-Doctoral Fellows and up to $1,000 for Doctoral Fellows will be awarded for academic

Application Procedure

Candidates are only entitled to one Cole Foundation Fellowship unless a second Fellowship is requested in a different area of research. Further more, candidates may not request a Fellowship if they have been at their level of study (Doc, Post-Doc) for more than 5 years

The Cole Foundation is no longer offering fellowships to Master’s students

The deadline for the competition is 01st February 2016; application forms for submissions and for letters of support must be submitted by Email to Nishat Shabnam at the Email address provided below

Please submit applications to [email protected]

Important Dates

The deadline for the competition is 01st February 2016

The award winners will be announced before the end of April 2016 and the fellowships will take effect 01st July 2016

Foundation Cole Foundation

(Faculty of Medicine Research and Graduate Studies Office), Cole Foundation Fellowship Competition, (in Pediatric/Young Adult Leukemia and Lymphomas), McGill University, Canada,