About the Globalink Research Award Program

The Mitacs Globalink Research Award (Mitacs GRA) program provides $6000 to senior undergraduate students, graduate students and postdoctoral fellows in selected partner countries towards conducting 12-24-week research projects at Simon Fraser University.

This is a competitive opportunity and a limited number of awards are available each year.

Award Amount:           

$6,000 CAD                                                 

Internship Date:

Spring 2020 (January-April 2020)*

Summer 2020 (May-August 2020)


12-24 weeks

*Start date of January 2020 is only available to students who meet all of the criteria below:

1. Hold citizenship from visa-exempt countries, in accordance to Government of Canada requirements.

2. Research duration is less than 120 days (< 17 weeks) 


All parties involved with the Mitacs Globlaink program must comply with Simon Fraser University (SFU) policies regarding the ethical conduct of research and scholarly activities. Any issues or disputes around research or academic misconduct will be subject to SFU’s processes and policies. For policies and procedures issued by the university please refer to the SFU Policies and Procedures website.