Faculty Development Mini Fellowships


The Faculty Development Mini Fellowship grant is intended to support faculty engaging in professional development opportunities to enhance their roles as teachers, education scholars, researchers, leaders, and administrators.

Grants of up to $5,000 are available to Schulich Medicine & Dentistry faculty members from London, Windsor Campus, and Distributed Academies. 

In 2024, the program will be transitioning to one competition annually which will be held in the fall; details and application deadlines to follow.

Priority will be given to applications which:

  • Clearly demonstrate anticipated benefit to the applicant’s roles in their department/division, and other Schulich Medicine & Dentistry faculty members.
  • Are supported by additional funds from a non-commercial source such as the applicant’s academic department/division, hospital, or other healthcare organizations.
  • Align with the strategic priorities of Schulich Medicine & Dentistry.

To apply, please review the guidelines and complete the application template below:

Submit applications, with all required components, as a single PDF file to cpd@schulich.uwo.ca with the subject line: "Mini Fellowship Application". 

If you have questions about the application process, please email cpd@schulich.uwo.ca


Fall 2023 Competition:

  • Tugce Bulakbasi Balci - Career Advancement and Leadership Skills for Women in Healthcare, Harvard University
    Danielle MacNeil - Advanced Health Leadership Program, Rotman School of Management, University of Toronto
    Jovana Milenkovic - McMaster University Continuing Education: Lean Six Sigma Green Belt
    Jane Thornton - Oxford Women's Leadership Development Programme, Oxford University Said Business School

Spring 2023 Competition:

  • Nikesh Adunuri, Medicine (Windsor) - Advanced Certificate in Clinical Education; Medical Education Research Certificate
  • Kashif Ahmed, Family Medicine (Woodstock) - Professional Certificate in Leadership
  • Sean Caine, Emergency Medicine (London) - The Ivey Academy- Communication & Leadership Presence
  • Sefein Osama, Anesthesia & Perioperative Medicine/Critical Care (London) - Rotman Health Leadership: Achieving Your Potential