Fulbright Canada Postdoctoral Research Award in Northern Issues


Postdoctoral research awards support promising new scholars and assist them in establishing a research base at an important time in their research careers. Preferred candidates are recent PhD graduates, conferred within the past five years, undertaking original research, publishing research findings, developing and expanding personal research networks, and preparing for research-intensive careers within and beyond academia.

The award hosted at UNBC is in Northern Issues. Applicants should have a specialization in: Natural resources and environmental studies; community development; rural, northern and environmental health; First Nations and Indigenous Peoples.

Award is valued at USD $30,000 for 9 months

Application Deadline: September 16, 2024 (awards must be taken up in the 2025/26 Academic Year)

Applications accepted through the Fulbright website, linked below.

Funding Description

Contact Information

Nicole Balliet, Manager, Research Administration
Phone: 250-960-5815
Email: nicole.balliet@unbc.ca

Mark Barnes, Director, Research and Innovation
Phone: 250-960-5184
Email: mark.barnes@unbc.ca