IRIC Next Generation Awards
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The 2017 IRIC Next Generation Awards program offers students an unique opportunity to receive an undergraduate research award and to conduct an internship at the Institute for Research in Immunology and Cancer (IRIC) of the Université de Montréal during Summer 2017.
October 21, 2016.
February 3rd, 2017; 5:00 PM (Eastern Standard Time)
The contest is now closed. Thank you for your participation!
12 to 16 weeks (35 hours / week)
The internship start and end dates will be decided between the awardees and their supervisor.
$4,250 for a 12-week internship
$5,670 for a 16-week internship
Awards are valid for summer 2017 and cannot be cumulated with other awards.
To be eligible for the 2017 IRIC Next Generation Awards, students must:
Many innovative research projects exploring different aspects of cancer are offered:
Click here to view the complete list of projects available for Summer 2017. Please take note that there are 27 projects on this list (Updated Jan. 25th, 2017)
You must select three projects within this list and indicate your selection, in order of preference, in the space provided on the application form. You must also describe the reasons behind your selection of projects in the letter of intent included in your application package.
Applications will be evaluated by a selection committee composed of IRIC principal investigators. The same committee will allocate projects based on the final ranking of awardees.
To be considered complete, an application package must contain the following documents:
You should send the application form in the MS-Word format. All the additional documents have to be assembled in one PDF file. Please name your 2 documents as follow: LastName_FirstName and send them to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Applications will be evaluated by a selection committee composed of IRIC principal investigators.
The evaluation will based on the following criteria:
Knowledge of French will not be taken into account when evaluating applications.
Results will be communicated in March 2017.
The IRIC Next Generation Internship Awards program does not cover travel and accommodation expenses incurred by students during their internship at the IRIC. However, the Université de Montréal Residences offer safe and affordable housing for summer students. For more information, visit www.residences-etu.ca.
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