Important Dates

CSC-funded research placements are 3 calendar months in duration and typically take place from July 2 until October 2. Exact internship dates are dependent on the flexibility of the supervising professor.

July 31, 2018

Research project submission deadline for UAlberta professors

August 17, 2018

Projects to be made available for applications on September 4 are posted on webpage (see Available Projects)

September 4, 2018 Students begin applying to projects

September 19, 2018

Deadline for applications. Preliminary eligibility screening of applicants by U of A International (UAI) and the China Scholarship Council.

November - December 2018

Ranking of eligible applicants by project supervisors
December 2018 - January 2019

Internship offers sent to selected applicants

(Offers expire if no confirmation is received within 1 week)
January - February, 2019
UAI will prepare required immigration documents and provide to selected candidates. CSC to provide award letters confirming sponsorship.
July 2 - October 2, 2019 Standard schedule for CSC-funded internships