The annual stipend level for those with a PhD degree (or equivalent) is $40,000 per year. The following stipend levels apply to health professionals who hold licensure (full or educational) in Canada at the time of taking up the award. The stipend level is dependent upon the number of years of research or clinical training completed since obtaining the health professional degree. Upon completion of two years of postgraduate research training, the awardees may be eligible to receive a stipend increase to the higher level. Less than 2 years of research or clinical training experience: $40,000 Two or more years of research or clinical training experience: $50,000 The stipend for health professionals who do not hold licensure in Canada is $21,000 per year (i.e., equivalent to a Doctoral Research Award). Upon completion of two years of postgraduate research training the stipend may increase to $40,000 per year. For awards held outside Canada $5,000 is added to the annual stipend. Stipends are valued in Canadian dollars and are taxable.
Closes: February 1st and October 1st