VISTA Postdoctoral Fellowships | York University Postdoctoral Fellowships for International Students

VISTA Postdoctoral Fellowships

York University invites applications for VISTA postdoctoral fellowships. The fellowship will provide financial support to leading researchers conducting post-doctoral research related to the VISTA program under the supervision of a VISTA senior member.

Vision: Science to Applications (VISTA) is a collaborative research program funded by the Apogee Canada Research Excellence Fund (CRRF, 2016-2023) that builds on world-class interdisciplinary research in biological vision. and York Computer.

The candidate should have a very good command of English. Therefore, the application must be written in English.

Description of the scholarship:

Deadline for registration: April 16th and September 7th
Course Level: Fellowships are available for postdoctoral fellowships.
Subject of the study: Science grants to applications (VISTA).
Scholarship:
Fellowship: minimum of $ 55,000 per year + benefits up to 24 months; + Annual Research Allowance $ 7,500 + Annual Networking Allowance $ 1,000
Stock Exchange: Minimum of $ 70,000 per year + benefits up to 24 months; + Annual Research Allowance $ 7,500 + Annual Networking Allowance $ 1,000
Number of scholarships: unknown

Scholarship can be taken in Canada

Admissibility to the scholarship:
Eligible countries: Citizens of all nationalities can apply.
Admission Requirements: To be eligible to apply:

Your application must be supported by a VISTA principal member who will become your supervisor. Associated members of VISTA are eligible as co-supervisors with a leading member of VISTA;
You must have a doctorate in a field that falls under the VISTA mandate;
A doctorate or equivalent diploma must be completed before the start date;
Postdoctoral Fellows who receive an external award (eg, NSERC) in York and have not previously received a VISTA Postdoctoral Fellowship may apply for a one-year extension to VISTA at the same time. of the last year of their scholarship.
Postdoctoral candidates who are employed at York University in the \postdoctoral visitor\ category may only apply to VISTA for the first six months of their employment (or until the first VISTA postdoctoral grant deadline, whichever comes first);
VISTA postdoctoral candidates or distinguished postdoctoral candidates can NOT apply to work in the same research environment (either the institution or the supervisor) where they have completed their Ph.D.
You must accept an offer with a start date:
April candidates: no earlier than July 1 and no later than December 1
September Candidates: no earlier than 1 December and no later than 1 July
You must conduct research in the vision sciences related to the VISTA program.

Language requirements in English: The candidate should have a very good command of the English language. Therefore, the application must be written in English.

Application process for VISTA Postdoctoral Fellowships :
How to register:

  • Apply for the postdoctoral VISTA competition;
  • Candidates for the VISTA Postdoctoral Fellowship may be considered for the Postdoctoral Fellowship merit with the inclusion of additional documents as indicated below;
  • Identify and confirm a primary member of VISTA as a supervisor. Associated members of VISTA are eligible as co-supervisors with a lead member;

VISTA Postdoctoral Fellowship Application

  • To create an application, please complete:
  • Application form
  • Voluntary self-identification survey
  • Summary of a page of the proposed research
  • Postdoctoral supervisor mission form
  • Postdoctoral co-supervision form (where applicable)
  • Curriculum vitae
  • Two letters of reference. Note that letters must come from referees that do NOT include the proposed supervisor. The proposed supervisor may choose to submit a letter of reference in addition to the two required for the application.
  • Distinguished Postdoctoral Fellowship Materials VISTA
  • Applicants for the Distinguished Award should also include a letter of support from the proposed supervisor. This is in addition to the materials described above.
  • To view the instructions, select the instructions
  • Use the app’s checklist to make sure your package is complete
  • Send the application by email
  • Letters of recommendation must be sent directly by the referee by electronic mail.

Online Application
VISTA Postdoctoral Fellowships