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Canadian Academy of Health Sciences Fellowship

Award Name2024 Fellowship
AgencyCanadian Academy of Health Sciences
Application due to FSc RO at for full review02-21-2024
Application and fully signed ORS checklist due to FSc RO at for mandatory review02-28-2024
Final application and fully signed ORS checklist due at ORS for mandatory review03-04-2024
Application due at agency 03-06-2024

Anyone considering being nominated should contact ASAP to let us know of their intention to apply.


The Academy focuses on bringing together Canada’s top ranked health and biomedical scientists, expert-clinicians, and scholars to achieve a positive impact on the urgent health concerns of Canadians.

Fellows are drawn from across Canada and represent diverse professions, disciplines, practice and research contexts and settings, universities, and research centres. Through this process, the Academy has had significant impact on discussions, policies, and the evolution of Canada’s health care and health sciences ecosystems.

  • Fellows must be either Canadian citizens or residents of Canada for the past 3 years, unless exceptional circumstances prompt the Board to rule otherwise.
  • CAHS will consider applications where none of the nominators are CAHS Fellows.

Required Materials
  • Three letters of nomination are required.
  • The primary nominator must provide a letter of nomination that introduces the nominee and co-nominators, the primary nominator accepts responsibility to co-ordinate the entire application.

Evaluation Process

See the rubric for nominators here.

How to Apply

York University researchers are reminded that all applications for external research funding, including Letters of Intent, must be reviewed and approved by the Office of Research Services before they are submitted to the granting agency.  For internal approval, the application must be accompanied by a completed ORS Checklist, which requires the Dean’s signature.  Please send the complete application, with the finalized budget and a completed ORS checklist to, five days prior to agency deadline.

ORS is accepting electronic applications – the process is outlined here.

For specific questions, please contact FSc Research Services at