Canadian Science Policy Fellowship: Webinar for Prospective Applicants 2018–19

Interested in strengthening linkages between the research and policy communities? Looking for a post-PhD opportunity in the public sector? Want to hear from fellows before hitting “submit”?

Mitacs recently hosted a webinar for prospective applicants for the Canadian Science Policy Fellowship’s 2018–19 cohort. The webinar provides an overview of the program, application information and tips, and updates and advice from current fellows in the federal and provincial cohorts, respectively.

Reminder: fellow applications are due to Mitacs no later than March 4, 2018, at 11:59 PT. More application details and instructions can be found on the Fellowship How to Apply page.

View the complete webinar below (in English only):


Rachael Maxwell, Lead, Canadian Science Policy Fellowship, Mitacs
April Killikelly, 2017–18 policy fellow, Canadian Food Inspection Agency, Ottawa
Maria Giammarco, 2017–18 policy fellow, Public Service Agency, Victoria


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