Bryce DeWitt Fellowship

Bryce DeWitt Fellowship

Perimeter Institute for Theoretical Physics is offering a valuable opportunity to select advanced physics graduate students.  The Bryce DeWitt Fellow will spend up to one year at the Institute and will have the opportunity to work with the Discretuum to Continuum Initiative.  Eligible students must be well-advanced in their PhD program and must be enrolled in a graduate program at a recognized institution.  Students must have a quantum gravity background or have experience in computational physics.  All applicants must have a statement of support from their current supervisor. 

The Bryce DeWitt Fellow will be provided with shared accommodations, a meal per diem, and economy round-trip travel between the Fellow's home institution and Perimeter Institute.


Perimeter Institute offers a dynamic, multi-disciplinary environment with maximum research freedom and opportunity to collaborate within and across fields. 

The Institute offers an exceptional research environment and is currently staffed with 40 full-time and part-time faculty members, 54 Distinguished Visiting Research Chairs, 55 Postdoctoral Researchers, 61 Graduate Students and 34 exceptional master's level students participating in Perimeter Scholars International.  Perimeter also hosts hundreds of visitors and conference participants throughout the academic year.

Applications for the Bryce DeWitt Fellowship are now being accepted.  Apply Here.   The deadline date for applications is September 3, 2018.

All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however Canadian Citizens and Permanent Residents will be given priority.  Perimeter Institute encourages applications from all qualified individuals, including women, members of visible minorities, native peoples and persons with disabilities.  Applicants who require special accommodation in order to complete their application/interview are encouraged to contact dguenther[at]perimeterinstitute.ca for assistance.