Killam Research Fellowships 2015


Canada Council for the Arts

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For more information, please go to the sponsor website.


Killam Research Fellowships are intended as release time from employment for established scholars who have demonstrated outstanding research ability and who have published the results of their research in substantial publications in their field. The award is not intended as a subsidy for the overall research or teaching program of a department, institute or centre, and it is not offered for work undertaken as part of a degree program.


Faculty; Canadian Citizen or Permanent Resident status.

Funding Availability


Indirect Costs


Project Duration

Two years.

Special Notes

You must obtain support for research and laboratory costs from other sources. To gain access to the internet form, send an email to the Killam Program ( requesting a user name, password and personal identification number (PIN).


If College-level review is required, your College will communicate its earlier internal deadlines.

Internal Deadline

Please submit your application/proposal along with an OR5 form to

External Deadline

How to Apply

PI to submit completed application and all required support material electronically on or before the deadline. The support material that you are allowed to submit as hard copies must be postmarked on or before the deadline date.

For Questions, please contact

Luiza Pereira, Program Officer
Prizes Section
1-800-263-5588 (toll-free) or 613-566-4414, ext. 4086

Office of Research

Ornella McCarron, Grants Officer
Research Services Office
519-824-4120 x52832

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