2018 IRIC Next Generation Awards

The Institute for Research in Immunology and Cancer (IRIC) of the Université de Montréal recently launched the 2018 edition of its IRIC Next Generation Awards program. The awards offered through this program come with a 12-week or a 16-week internship in one of IRIC’s 28 research teams during summer 2018. The program is open to Canadian undergraduate students.

About

The IRIC Next Generation Awards program offers undergraduate students an enriching opportunity to conduct a 12-week or a 16-week summer internship in the field of cancer research at the Institute for Research in Immunology and Cancer (IRIC) of the Université de Montréal. Students can choose from a wide variety of exciting and innovative internship projects that can be grouped into five main areas of research:

  • Immunology, stem cells and leukemia
  • Cell signalling
  • Mechanisms of cell division
  • Drug discovery and diagnostic tools development
  • Bioinformatics and high-throughput cell modeling

In addition to joining one of IRIC’s 28 research teams for the summer of 2018, selected applicants will receive an internship award to support their research experience. Awardees may also be offered the opportunity to continue their project at the graduate level.

Value of awards

  • $4,250 for a 12-week internship
  • $5,670 for a 16-week internship

Application guidelines

For full details on the 2018 IRIC Next Generation Awards and on application guidelines, visit www.iric.ca/en/awards

Application deadline

January 26th, 2018, 5 pm (EST)

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