Fully Funded IDRC Research Awards 2018 in Canada
International Research and Development Centre (IDRC0 is one of the world’s leaders in generating new knowledge to meet global challenges. They are offering research awards 2018 in 13 different program which providing a unique opportunity to enhance research skills and gain a fresh perspective on crucial development issues. These one‐year, paid, in‐house programs of training and mentorship allow award holders to pursue their research goals and work in one of IDRC’s dynamic program or division teams.
13 awards will be offered during this call. There is one call per program listed below. You may only choose ONE of the following:
Research award recipients will undertake a one-year paid program of research on the topic they have submitted, and will receive hands-on experience in research management, grant administration, and the creation, dissemination, and use of knowledge from an international perspective.
For payroll purposes, awardees are considered full-time employees of IDRC. Benefits include employer contributions to Employment Insurance, Employer Health Tax, Canada Pension Plan, and paid vacation leave. Some travel and research expenses are also supported, up to a maximum of CA$15,000.
This call is open to Canadians, permanent residents of Canada, and citizens of developing countries pursuing a master’s or a doctoral degree at a recognized university OR who have completed a master’s or a doctoral degree at a recognized university. For each program there is specific eligibility criteria that has to be satisfied.
For the eleven positions located at IDRC’s head office in Ottawa, this call is open to:
For the position located at IDRC’s Regional Office for Latin America and the Caribbean in Montevideo, Uruguay, this call is open to:
For the position located at IDRC’s Regional Office for Sub-Saharan Africa in Nairobi, Kenya, this call is open to:
Other eligibility requirements
Deadline: 6th September 2017
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