Institute Community Support (ICS) Summer Studentship Award

Undergraduate Summer Studentship Award:  Institute of Aging, in partnership with the Institute of Human Development, Child and Youth Health:

The CIHR Institute of Aging (CIHR-IA) and the CIHR Institute of Human Development, Child and Youth Health (CIHR-IHDCYH) will provide funding for meritorious applications that are determined to be relevant to one or more areas of their respective mandates and strategic directions.

Research Area

This funding opportunity will support projects relevant to the following research areas:

Who can apply:  Canadian Citizens or permanent residents enrolled in an undergraduate degree or health professional program at a Canadian University at the time of application.

Objective:  To increase research capacity and encourage the pursuit of the specific areas of strategic interest identified by the CIHR-IA and the CIHR-IHDCYH by targeting students in early stage academic training.

Anticipated launch date:  December 6, 2019

Deadline:  February 4, 2020

For further details on how to apply, please visit the CIHR website.

IMPORTANT NOTE ON APPLICATION SIGNATURES:  Applicants are required to collect the signature of their Associate Dean (Research) for institutional approval on the ResearchNet routing slip included in the application. Applicants in the Cumming School of Medicine should contact the Associate Dean, Undergraduate Health and Science Education (Dr. Ebba Kurz), for signature.


Senior Research Grants Officer