The Waterloo Institute for Nanotechnology, Canada, invites application for the 2014 competition for Nanotechnology fellowships for international students and Canadians. These Fellowships are awarded to top graduate students pursuing nanotechnology research at the University of Waterloo (UW).
Worth of Awards
These prestigious fellowships valued at $10,000 each are awarded to new graduate applicants and current MSc and PhD students and supplement the Research Assistantship support provided by the supervising faculty member (since the minimum support level for a PhD student is $20,000 per year, a Nanofellowship holder will receive a total of at least $30,000).
To be considered for the Nano fellowship competition, you must:

  • Be an international student or a Canadian.

How to Apply

  • Complete the Nanofellowship application form (submit completed form as LastName_FirstName.pdf to [email protected] subject line: Nanofellowship Application); and
  • Arrange for two electronic letters of reference to be sent directly to the WIN office (download the Reference Form from and fill out the “Applicant’s Information” section before sending a copy to each of your referees.)

Deadline: All documents including the reference letters must be received electronically at WIN by April 30, 2014. Late applications will not be accepted.
The notification of decision will be made in September 2014.
Click here for details about the fellowship