SOSCIP-OCE New Projects Plus SOSCIP TalentEdge Post-doctoral Fellowship Program

Now accepting Expressions of Interest

Thanks to $4.25M in new funding from the Province of Ontario through the IBM Innovation Incubator Project, SOSCIP, in partnership with Ontario Centres of Excellence (OCE) is pleased to announce a Call for Expressions of Interest (EOIs) for new industry-academic collaborative projects.  Successful applications will be awarded salary support for one post-doctoral fellow to help lead the project.  Projects within any of SOSCIP’s focus areas are eligible for this support:

  • Agile computing
  • Cities
  • Mining
  • Health
  • Digital Media
  • Energy
  • Cybersecurity
  • Water
  • Advanced Manufacturing

The program is designed to provide salary support to Ontario-based PhD graduates and post-doctoral fellows working on industry-driven research and development projects in the areas of advanced manufacturing, cybersecurity, digital media, mining and other SOSCIP focus areas as appropriate.   The program is intended to provide PhD graduates with an experiential learning opportunity and hands-on industry experience.

This is the first of several Calls for EOIs for projects looking for post-doc support that SOSCIP will issue over the next two years.

 LaunchCall for Proposals DeadlineResults ConveyedProject Start Date
Program Launch and 1st Call for ProposalsSeptember 8, 2016October 13, 2016
5:00 p.m.
By November 13, 2016Within 60 days
2nd Call for ProposalsNovember 14, 2016
December 19, 2016
5:00 p.m.
By January 30, 2017Within 60 days
Final Call for ProposalsFebruary 1, 2017
March 17, 2017
5:00 p.m.
By April 18, 2017Within 60 days

For more details, or to submit an application, click here.