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Student Research Support

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Funding Programs and Support

Interested senior undergraduate and graduate students, as well as postdoctoral fellows, should speak to their faculty advisor or graduate supervisor prior to initiating an application for any of the funding programs below.

Funding Program Deadline Benefit Duration Contact

Mitacs Accelerate (external link, opens in new window) 

Ongoing

$10,000, $15,000 or $20,000/4 to 6 months

Scalable 4 to 6-month internship

Leslie Bone
lbone@torontomu.ca (opens in new window) 

Mitacs Accelerate Entrepreneur (external link, opens in new window) 

Ongoing $10,000, $15,000 or $20,000/4 to 6 months Scalable 4 to 6-month internship Leslie Bone
lbone@torontomu.ca

Mitacs Elevate (external link, opens in new window) 

Ongoing

$60,000/year

2-year postdoctoral
fellowship

Leslie Bone
lbone@torontomu.ca (opens in new window) 

RIADI Internship Program (opens in new window) 

Ongoing

Administrative & research support

500–1,000 hour
internship

N/A

Mitacs Globalink (external link, opens in new window) 

 

Please note that the Globalink Research Award (external link)  (Ukraine) is ongoing

Ongoing

Travel expenditures

12–24 week research project

Leslie Bone
lbone@torontomu.ca

Mitacs Business Strategy Internship (BSI) (external link, opens in new window) 

Ongoing $10,000 or $15,000/4 to 6 months Scalable 4 to 6-month internship Leslie Bone
lbone@torontomu.ca
Undergraduate Student Research Award (USRA) (external link, opens in new window) 

TBC Spring 2024

4:00 pm (EST)

$6,000
(plus supervisor supplement)
14–16 weeks (summer 2024)

Linda Hurrell
lhurrell@torontomu.ca

Ontario- Rhône-Alpes (ORA) Summer Research Program (external link, opens in new window)  Ongoing $1,500 3 months issask@torontomu.ca
Ontario-Jiangsu (OJS) Summer Research Program (external link, opens in new window)  Ongoing $3,000
4 months issask@torontomu.ca
Ontario-Baden-Württemberg (OBW) Summer Research Program  (external link, opens in new window)  Ongoing $2,600 - $3,500 2–3 months (summer) issask@torontomu.ca
Ontario-India Summer Research Program (external link, opens in new window)  Ongoing $3,000 8–12 weeks issask@torontomu.ca
The Research Support Fund and Incremental Projects Grant (external link)  Ongoing Up to $1,000 N/A
issask@torontomu.ca