Edwin S.H. Leong CSC UBC Postdoctoral Fellowship
Renewable postdoctoral fellowships of $50,000 per year for up to three years are offered annually by the Tai Hung Fai Charitable Foundation, in partnership with the China Scholarship Council (CSC). As an UBC alumnus and internationalist, Dr. Edwin S.H. Leong recognizes the importance of global collaboration. To be considered, candidates must be citizens of the mainland of the People's Republic of China who demonstrate academic excellence and who are undertaking postdoctoral research at either of the University of British Columbia campuses, in one of the following areas: health, natural sciences, natural resources, economics or business. Financial need may also be taken into consideration. Furthermore, a Leong Fellow should not only be a person of high intellect but a well-rounded person of sound character. Renewal of fellowship funding for up to the full three years is conditional upon recipients making satisfactory progress in their research.
To be eligible, applicants must:
- receive CSC funding
- be citizens of the mainland of the People's Republic of China
- hold a postdoctoral fellow appointment with a UBC academic unit on either campus by September 2020
- be undertaking research in one of the following areas: health, natural sciences, natural resources, economics or business
These criteria may be updated in summer 2020.
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