Spring 2022 call for proposals is now open. Click here to apply!


About the program


Mitacs Elevate trains emerging research management leaders through an exclusive professional development curriculum. Fellows gain theoretical and experiential training in areas such as project management and presentations. The knowledge transfer supported by Elevate increases research quality and overall efficiencies within a research group.

New for our Spring 2022 call!

The Spring 2022 thematic call will accept applications addressing at least one of the key priority areas. 

  • Partner organizations contribute $40,000 per year for a total research grant of $80,000 per year for projects addressing at least one of the following key priority sectors: agriculture and food, artificial intelligence, biomanufacturing, clean technology, entertainment and media, quantum science, or social innovation 
  • This includes stipend support for fellows and up to $10,000 per year in research costs for equipment, additional research personnel, conference travel and publishing costs  

Explore enhanced leveraging opportunities available to your partner organization with your local business development representative


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