Call for Applications: UBC Institute of Mental Health (IMH) – Marshall Scholars and Fellows Program in Mental Health for 2020-2021

 

Dear Colleagues,

I am pleased to announce the call for applications for the UBC Institute of Mental Health (IMH) – Marshall Scholars and Fellows Program in Mental Health for 2020-2021.

The Institute of Mental Health (IMH) established the Marshall Scholars and Fellows Program in Mental Health to support the training of young investigators in translational research in order to create research capacity in mental health.

The Institute of Mental Health, in partnership with the Department of Psychiatry, is now inviting applications from qualified candidates for Scholar and Fellow awards which will be supported by the Marshall Scholars and Fellows Program in Mental Health. The program will fund stipends of $75,000 per year for each Fellow and $25,000 per year for each Scholar. The program is expected to fund up to 4 fellows and 15 scholars each year. The duration of funding is for 1 year only. Fellows may have an opportunity to apply for extension of funding for another year.

We encourage all qualified applicants to apply and I would like to ask that this information be circulated widely. Please click here to view the Application Guidelines.

Please submit your application via: https://ubc.ca1.qualtrics.com/jfe/form/SV_d0Wv4DoUK5dUJKt by May 15, 2020 no later than 4:30 pm, Pacific Time).

If you have questions or require further information regarding these awards, please contact Vicky Yau, Director of Administration, at vicky.yau@ubc.ca.

Sincerely,

 

Dr. Lakshmi N. Yatham, MBBS, FRCPC, MRCPsych (UK), MBA (Exec)
Professor and Head, UBC Department of Psychiatry
Director, Institute of Mental Health, UBC
Regional Head and Program Medical Director, VCH/PHC
Editor in Chief, Canadian Journal of Psychiatry
President, World Federation of Societies of Biological Psychiatry