Canada invests $39.6M in post-doctoral researchers, doctoral students

July 19, 2021

The Government of Canada has invested a total of $39.6M over three years in 236 postdoctoral researchers and doctoral students through Vanier Canada Graduate Scholarships and Banting Postdoctoral Fellowships. The funds will support students and researchers in a variety of areas from health sciences, natural sciences, and engineering to social sciences and humanities. “To build Canada’s world-class research ecosystem, we must foster the development of Canada’s next generation of researchers,” said Patty Hajdu, Minister of Health. “These talented individuals have bright futures ahead of them and will make discoveries that make life better for Canadians.” Canada (National)