University of Guelph Policy Fellowship
The University of Guelph Policy Fellowship program is a unique experience that aims to help bridge the gap between science and policy in Canadian agriculture, agri-food and biodiversity. This program brings decision-makers from federal, provincial and local governments, industry and NGOs to the University of Guelph for focused conversations that are intended to give them new, informed perspectives. At present, we offer two cohorts of the Fellowship program yearly: one in April and one in October.
Fellows are matched with researchers, research institutes and University staff who can provide insight on their key challenges. The schedule allows time for unstructured dialogue and exchange of information so that decision-makers can learn about cutting-edge research to inform policy decisions, discuss their key priorities with leading researchers, and build networks of experts who can advise on emerging needs.
Through our Fellowship Alumni Network, Fellows maintain their connections to the University of Guelph and our community of Fellows, facilitating on-going conversations about important agri-food topics.
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The Policy Fellowship Program is funded by Food from Thought, the Canada First Research Excellence Fund program at the University of Guelph.