Mitacs Accelerate Fellowship

Award Quick Look

Deadline: No Deadline

Amount: up to $72,000

Student Status: Full Time

Type: External


  • Canadian
  • International
  • Permanent Resident


  • Doctor of Philosophy
  • Doctor of Philosophy in Education
  • Master of Arts
  • Master of Counselling
  • Master of Education
  • Master of Fine Arts
  • Master of Music
  • Master of Nursing
  • Master of Science
  • Master of Science in Management


  • School of Graduate Studies

The Mitacs Accelerate Fellowship provides a long-term funding and internship option for master’s and PhD students. Recipients can also access professional development training that helps them ensure project success and gain in-demand career skills.


  • on-going


  Master’s PhD
Project length 18 months 36 months
Total research award $40,000 $80,000
Minimum intern stipend $30,000 $72,000 ($24,000/year)

Partner organization contribution

$18,000 $36,000



  • graduate students; Canadian, PR, international


For information and application please visit Mitacs Accelerate Fellowship website