Institute Community Support (ICS) Summer Studentship Award

Undergraduate Summer Studentship Award: Institute of Musculoskeletal Health and Arthritis:

IMHA's mission reflects that of CIHR's - to excel, according to internationally accepted standards of scientific excellence, in the creation of new knowledge in all areas relevant to arthritis, musculoskeletal (MSK) rehabilitation, bone, muscle, skin and oral health, and to translate that new knowledge into improved health for Canadians, more effective health services and products, and a strengthened Canadian health care system.

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

Objective: To target the early stage of the student’s academic training to increase research capacity and encourage the pursuit of the specific areas of strategic interest identified by the Institute of Musculoskeletal Health and Arthritis.

Anticipated launch date: November 29, 2018

Deadline: January 24, 2019

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.


Denise Ward, Officer, Research Grants

(403) 220-5925