The Azrieli Fellows Program promotes excellence in research and graduate studies at accredited institutions of higher learning in Israel. This prestigious and competitive program, established in 2007, provides financial support to the best and brightest scholars from Israel and around the world. These scholars become leaders in their respective fields and raise Israel’s profile internationally, and maintain strong academic and professional links between Israel and the rest of the world.
-The Azrieli Fellows Program is currently open to scholars at the postdoctoral level who are Canadian citizens OR who have completed their doctorates at Canadian universities. -Scholars may undertake postdoctoral research in any field of study. Candidates may apply at an early stage of their professional career and no later than four years after completion of their doctoral dissertation. Candidates must not hold a tenure or tenure-track faculty position. The Azrieli Fellows Program is open to candidates who have held no more than two postdoctoral positions. -Scholars may apply in the last year of the PhD with a letter from the supervisor stating that the candidate will receive the doctorate by the summer. If the PhD is incomplete by the stated time then the candidate will forfeit the fellowship.