Postdoctoral Fellow Support Fund


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.

Click here for a list of commonly asked questions (FAQs) regarding the Post-Doctoral Support Fund.

Click here to download the application package for the Post-Doctoral Support Fund.