Applications Open!

Thank you for your interest in CFGS' Fellowship Program. 

Applications for 2024-2025 Fellowships are now closed.

Thank you to everyone that applied! We will be looking at applications throughout December and will announce Fellowship results in the New Year!


The Centre for Global Studies (CFGS) welcomes applications from qualified UVic faculty and students interested in participating in our dynamic interdisciplinary research community. The CFGS promotes critical citizenship in a complex and rapidly changing global environment including the advancement and understanding of major global issues by civil society, the private sector, governments, and international institutions.

UVic faculty and graduate students are invited to apply who are engaged in similar topics of a global dimension.  These topics may include, but are not limited to: global governance, international environmental challenges, social and ecological justice issues, and culture and identity.

Applications from all disciplinary backgrounds are welcome. 



Upcoming applications for 2024-2025 will be due mid-November 2023.  Stay tuned for updated forms and due dates.

Value: $5,000 per fellowship, plus office space at the CFGS.
Download 2024/2025 Application Here

Research Completion Faculty Fellowships | Research Development Faculty Fellowships
Value: Teaching-release time equal to the value of one 1.5 credit course; office space (including wireless Internet, fax and copy services) in the Centre’s Sedgewick premises.
Download 2024/2025 Application Here

Value: $5,000 per fellowship, plus office space at the CFGS
Download 2024/2025 Application Here 

Value: Applicants may be eligible for a travel bursary of up to $1500CAD. Otherwise this is a nonstipendiary appointment, with no cash value. Successful applicants must secure their own research funding to cover other costs associated with visa applications, health insurance, and accommodations. 
Download 2024/2025 Application Here

Value: Enhanced opportunities for research networking, mentorship, and exchange through CFGS; access to the UVic libraries, CFGS boardroom, stationary, scanner, and photocopier.
Download Application Here

CONDITIONS: One of the central objectives of the Centre is the creation of a community of scholars and of scholarship. The Centre is able to create and sustain this community only to the extent that our residents are present in the Centre on a regular basis and participating in its activities.

SUCCESSFUL APPLICANTS ARE EXPECTED TO: Consider the Centre their primary office and conduct their work in the centre's quarters, participate actively in the programs and activities of the Centre, give at least one public seminar or lecture on the theme of their research, acknowledge the CFGS in all publications arising from the fellowship and notify the centre of any such presentations, books or articles for inclusion in our database.

SELECTION: Selection will be made by the CFGS Program Committee, based on the academic merit of the proposal, the views of the referees and the record of academic achievement.

COVID-19: The university is primarily in person. While we do not know what the future will hold, we are committed to providing an inclusive experience for the 2023-2024 fellowship program. Please let us know if you are experiencing any barriers due to COVID-19. 

*Each application is different. Please click on the links for specific details.

*Applicants are encouraged to contact:

Jodie Walsh, Operations Director, Research Coordinator, with any questions.

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