Mitacs Accelerate PhD Fellowship: Ontario Business Grants Program

The Mitacs Accelerate PhD Fellowship program is a 3-year program that connects industry leaders with PhD fellows on R&D projects. The fellow must sent approximately 50% of their time on site with the partner and a minimum of 25% of their time at the university to receive direction from their academic supervisor.

  • Amount: Maximum of $90,000 in grant funding over 3 years; company contributions of $36k are required.
  • Timeline: 3 year program for PhD fellows; one application required, covering all 3 years of funding.
  • Eligibility: Canadian-based company that can accommodate a PhD fellow for a 3-year period.

Top Mitacs Accelerate PhD Fellowship Resources

  • Overview Blog: Learn more about how your company can hire PhD fellows to assist with your R&D activities.

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