This offering is now closed.

The Mitacs Accelerate industrial postdoc provides 1, 2 or 3 years of funding – valued at $55,000 per year - for a postdoctoral fellow in any discipline. This special initiative offers better leveraging than standard Mitacs Accelerate internships.

Postdoctoral fellows partner with a company or not-for-profit organization and build a longer-term research collaboration.

  Per year
Partner contribution $25,000
Total research funding  $55,000
Minimum postdoc stipend/salary $50,000
Maximum funds for research costs $5,000


Companies and organizations gain a competitive advantage by adding a highly-skilled member to their teams while postdoctoral fellows apply their expertise to real-world problems and build business-ready skills.

This offering closed on January 18, 2019.

With questions, contact your Business Development representative.