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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
Please read all the information on the website first.