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Globalink Research Internships, Canada

 
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Globalink Research Internships, Canada
by Faye Hatherley-Edwin - Thursday, 17 June 2021, 1:36 PM
 

Globalink Research Internship is a competitive Canadian internship programme that gives UK undergraduate students the opportunity to conduct research abroad as part of their degree

Please note: the call for student applications for the summer of 2022 will open in August 2021.

The fully funded scheme offers successful candidates from participating countries a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to carry out a 12-week summer internship at a Canadian university. Internships take place in summer 2022 and interns will work on a research project of their choice, under the supervision of a Canadian professor.

The scheme is collectively funded by Mitacs and the UK for a total of 40 places. All students submitting an application to the scheme must be nominated by their university. Please see eligibility requirements on the website .

Benefits to participants

Those who apply for the Globalink Research Internship will have the chance to:

  • participate in an internationally reputable, competitive, and fully funded mobility opportunity in Canada in the summer of 2022;
  • develop research expertise with top professors at cutting-edge Canadian institutions with outstanding research facilities;
  • enhance vital skills for the workplace, including research skills, critical and creative thinking, cultural awareness, and developing a global outlook, 
  • take part in professional training covering areas such as teamwork, project management, problem solving, communication, and entrepreneurship;
  • interact with companies of interest through tours or individual meetings;
  • experience one-of-a-kind educational, social, and recreational opportunities, as well as become part of an international alumni community;
  • become eligible for the Mitacs Globalink Graduate Fellowship.
If you are interested in this opportunity and fit the eligibility criteria, please make contact with MarjonFutures via email Futures@marjon.ac.uk
Please read all the information on the website first.