APF Canada Launches 2015-2016 Post-Graduate Research Fellowship Program

November 13, 2014 – Vancouver, BC –The Asia Pacific Foundation of Canada (APF Canada) today announced a call for applications for its 2015-2016 Post-Graduate Research Fellowship program.

The Post-Graduate Research Fellowship program is an annual grant awarded to recent Masters and PhD graduates that offers recipients the opportunity to work for one year at APF Canada’s Vancouver office.  Fellows conduct research on a topic of their choice and participate in APF Canada’s daily operations.  Successful applicants will have a background in Asia-related research in a variety of fields, including (but not limited to) social sciences, humanities, business, education and natural sciences.

The Post-Graduate Research Fellowship is granted to three recent graduates each year, and is valued at C$38,000 and C$40,000 annually for Master and PhD graduates, respectively.  Post-Graduate Research Fellowships are part of the Asia Pacific Foundation Research Grants Program, funded through the proceeds of an endowment established by the Government of Canada.

The Deadline for applications is February 16, 2015.

For details on how to apply for the fellowship, please click here.

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About the Asia Pacific Foundation of Canada

The Asia Pacific Foundation of Canada (APF Canada) has been a leader in research and analysis on Canada’s relations with Asia for thirty years. Our mission is to develop ideas for action by Canadian businesses, governments, and individuals to help them seize the vast opportunities unfolding in Asia. We do this by offering clear, specific, and actionable policy advice and leadership based on sound research and analysis. APF Canada’s current thematic priorities include trade and investment, energy and the environment, and international education. Engaged in research and convening, APF Canada has developed strong ties with policy-makers, business leaders, academics, and opinion makers in Canada and throughout the Asia Pacific region. Visit APF Canada at www.asiapacific.ca.  

For more information please contact:

Jillian Oliver 
Communications Manager
Asia Pacific Foundation of Canada
jillian.oliver@asiapacific.ca
Office: 604-630-1536

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