Professional Development

Mitacs International Research Opportunities

January 31, 2017

Mitacs is accepting applications for competitive international research opportunities, including student travel to and from Canada. The deadline to apply is March 31, at 5 p.m. PST. 

Projects last 12–24 weeks and are open to graduate students. Select destinations are also open to senior undergraduates. Funding varies by destination. 

Students in Canada can do research in:

* Brazil 
* China 
* France 
* India 
* Korea 
* Mexico 
* Tunisia 

Graduate students in Canada can also apply for the Globalink Partnership Award, which supports research projects abroad with industry partners in any country except the United States. Applicants are encouraged to apply by June 9, 2017, for travel in Fall 2017. 

Students from the following countries can do research in Canada:


To learn more about these initiatives, visit the Globalink web page or contact Mitacs International at

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