Mitacs funding for collaborative international research

Thu. Sep. 15, 2016

Mitacs is now accepting applications for competitive international research opportunities, including student travel to and from Canada. The deadline to apply is November 9, 2016, at 5 p.m. PST.

Projects last 12–24 weeks and are open to graduate students in all disciplines. Select destinations are also open to senior undergraduates. Funding varies by destination.

Students in Canada can do research in:

  • Brazil
  • Mainland China
  • France
    • At French universities or Inria Research Centres
  • India
  • Mexico
  • Tunisia

Graduate students can also apply to the Mitacs-JSPS Internship, which supports travel to Japan for a 10-week research project in Summer 2017.

Graduate students in France based at the following institutions can do research in Canada:

  • French universities
  • Inria Research Centres

To learn more, visit the Globalink web page or contact Mitacs International at