The call for applications is now closed.

Mitacs is proud to partner with the Australian Government Department of Education and Training, to promote their Endeavour Research Fellowships. The fellowship provides financial support for short-term research projects in any field in Australia. Master's and PhD students, as well as postdoctoral fellows, at Canadian universities are invited to apply.

Successful applicants will receive:

  • Travel allowance: $3,000 AUD (up to $4,500 AUD under special circumstances)
  • Establishment allowance: $2,000 AUD
  • Monthly stipend: $3,000 AUD (up to the maximum category duration on a pro-rata basis)
  • Health insurance for the full category duration
  • Travel insurance

The Australia Awards–Endeavour Scholarships and Fellowships also offer opportunities for Canadians to undertake long term study under an Endeavour Postgraduate Scholarship and professional development in Australia offered under the Endeavour Executive Fellowship.

More information can be found on the Endeavour Scholarships and Fellowships website. Applications for the 2018 round are open and will close at 11:59 pm (Australian Eastern Standard time) 30 June 2017. For questions about this initiative, please email