The Post Doctoral Support Fund was won during bargaining between CUPE 3906 and McMaster University. The purpose of the fund is to cover one-time, unanticipated, and/or emergency expense that are causing financial hardship to post-doctoral fellows.
Unit 3 members are eligible to apply to the Postdoctoral Fellow Support Fund to address areas of financial need. The fund is currently limited to a maximum of $500 a person, and is administered through the School of Graduate Studies.
More specific details about the eligibility, process and requirements to apply for this fund is laid out in the documents below.