ALES PROCESS for 2021 Banting Postdoctoral Fellowship Program

Faculty Deadline for Preliminary Package = Monday, May 3, 2021

Submit Preliminary Package to Faculty of ALES as a single PDF to David Bressler ( with a cc to Sarah Gooding ( ).

Please ensure that the preliminary package includes the following documents:

  • Completed preliminary application form
  • Proposal (max. 500 words)
  • Explanation of special fit to UofA and rationale why applicant meets the criteria for the Banting award (max. 500 words)
  • Applicant CV (Vanier-Banting Academic CCV format)
  • CV of proposed supervisor (and co-supervisor, if applicable). The supervisor’s CV can be in any format.

Note: After preliminary packages are received by the Faculty, Faculties are required to review applications for completeness and pre-screen applications to ensure fit with the Department / Faculty sponsoring of the application. If the Faculty decides not to pursue an application further, we will notify the applicant and proposed supervisor.

UofA Deadline for Preliminary Package = Monday, May 17, 2021

More details regarding the Banting Postdoctoral Fellowship program can be found on the Banting Postdoctoral Office website.