Summer Student Internship

BioCanRx Summer Studentships provide funding for undergraduate and college students to gain work experience in the Canadian cancer biotherapeutics research sector. This funding opportunity is open to undergraduates and college students attending Canadian institutions, and to BioCanRx network investigators. Note – at the time of the application deadline, students must have found an investigator to work with.


Deadline to apply: The application for the 2024 Internship program is now closed. Please check back in December 2024 for information regarding application for the 2025 Internship program.


BioCanRx Summer Studentship Program Details 2024


BioCanRx Summer Studentship Application Form 2024


Key Details:

  • The BioCanRx Summer Studentship Award provides $9,000 CAD in salary support for an undergraduate or college student to work on a cancer biotherapeutics research project in the lab of a BioCanRx-funded PI over a 14-week work term.
  • Research projects must clearly fall within the BioCanRx mandate and be collaborative in nature.
  • IMPORTANT NOTE TO STUDENTS: At the time of the application, students must have found a supervisor with whom they wish to work and have made arrangements with the proposed supervisor to co-apply to this award. If you are interested in working with a specific researcher, contact them as soon as possible. Please contact Megan Mahoney for help facilitating this process with existing BioCanRx Network Investigators. We cannot guarantee any placement with a network investigator. Please follow this link to obtain a list of eligible BioCanRx researchers.