E.B. Eastburn Postdoctoral Fellowship
Deadline for receipt of Applications for the 2005-2007 competition is January 31, 2005.
Application materials for Hamilton Community Foundation Eastburn Fellowship
Details at Hamilton Community Foundation
Details at McMaster
by way of a substantial bequest from the late Dr. Eugene B. Eastburn,
The E.B. Eastburn Postdoctoral Fellowship is a highly sought-after scientific fellowship
that attracts applications from some of Canada's brightest scientists.
The Fellowship is tenable at any Canadian university or recognized research institute in Canada, where the Fellow is expected to pursue full-time postdoctoral study and research for the term of the Fellowship.
The Fellowship will be awarded for twenty-four (24) consecutive months, commencing approximately September 1 of year the fellowship is awarded (every odd numbered year). In the event of the termination of the Fellowship during the Fellowship term, the amount of the award will be prorated.
The award is approximately $80,000, out of which the Fellow will be expected to pay all related travel, equipment, research and other expenses, as well as his/her own salary. No other paid employment or major academic award may be accepted by the successful candidate during the term the Fellowship is held.
written reports briefly describing research progress must be submitted
semi-annually by the Fellow. A final detailed report must be filed within
one month of the conclusion of the Fellowship term.