Banting Postdoctoral Fellowship - 2019 University of Manitoba Internal Timeline

Please note that this is a two-part process consisting of a Preliminary Package and a Full Application. Following an internal adjudication, a limited number of individuals who want to work with a supervisor at the University of Manitoba will be invited to prepare a Full Application for submission to the Banting Secretariat by September 18, 2019.

Wed., April 17  Launch of 2019 Banting Postdoctoral Fellowship.
Wed., July 3 Preliminary Packages from applicants due at the Faculty level. 
Mon, July 22 Preliminary Packages due to the Office of Research Services (ORS) from Faculties.  NOTE:  Units must establish their own internal deadline prior to this date
Mon., July 29-Fri., August 16

ORS makes Preliminary Packages available to appropriate agency-based subcommittee members for their internal adjudication.

Agency-based subcommittees select applications to prepare full package.
ORS contacts applicants to advise if they have been invited to submit a full application.  Subcommittee feedback on content is provided by ORS to those applications going forward.

Fri., August 16- Mon., September 9 Nominees work with Research Facilitators on their full application.
Mon., September 9 Unit is responsible for submitting final draft letter of Endorsement, complete application and FAAF to ORS. This is required in order for the Nominee to receive the Letter of Support from the Vice-President (Research and International).
Fri., September 13 ORS finalizes the Letter of Support from VPRIO and forwards to the Nominee for submission as part of the full application.
Wed., September 18 Full application with Letter of Support submitted by the Nominee to Banting Secretariat by 8:00 p.m. EDT.
Mid-February 2020 Results of 2019 competition announced.
April-October Banting PDFs take up their appointments, if successful.


July 3 – Candidate preliminary pkg submitted to faculty

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University of Manitoba contact for the Banting Postdoctoral Fellowships program is:

Michelle Chudd
Research Grants
Research Services