Fund Details
Banting Postdoctoral Fellowship 2016-2017
Award Duration
Two years
Sponsor Name
Government of Canada
Sponsor Deadline


The Banting Postdoctoral Fellowship, offered by the Government of Canada, provides two year fellowships to eligible postdoctoral students both nationally and internationally.
While there are no limits to the number of applicants that may apply to the opportunity, those who wish to apply for a fellowship hosted by Harvard University must include with their application a
letter of endorsement  signed by the Vice Provost for Research.
Those who wish to request a Letter of Endorsement are asked to first provide the OVPR
(Office of the Vice Provost for Research) office with a copy of their proposed Supervisor's Statement.
Please note: this online application to submit a copy of the Supervisor's Statement has been enabled to receive requests from those without a Harvard ID.

Additional Information, Related Websites, and Proxy Instructions:

The full RFP for the Banting Postdoctoral Fellowship may viewed here

Applicants who encounter problems with HUFP (
Harvard University Funding Portal) are asked to contact Autumn Bennett in the Office of the Vice Provost for Research office between 8:00 am and 4:00pm Monday thru Friday.

A list of sponsored research contacts by school is available here

Contact Information:

For questions about this application, please contact Autumn Bennett at

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