Eligibility

2021 eligibility guidelines have not yet been released, this page will be updated when they are.

In order to be eligible for the 2020 Mitacs Globalink Research Internship Program, applicants had to meet the following criteria:

  • Be at least 18 years of age at the time of application
  • Be enrolled in full-time undergraduate or combined undergraduate/Master’s programs with one to three semesters remaining in their program as of Fall 2020
  • Apply to a minimum of three, maximum of seven, projects and ensure selections are from at least 3 different Canadian provinces
  • Be fluent in the oral and written language of the project (English and/or French)
  • Be available to complete a 12 consecutive week internship between May 1st and October 31.

Mitacs Globalink Research Internships are currently available at over 45 universities across Canada. For more information, please see our list of academic partners.

Globalink Research Internship alumni interested in returning to Canada for graduate studies are eligible for the Globalink Graduate Fellowship.​

Designated Countries

The Mitacs Globalink Research Internship is a competitive initiative for international undergraduates from the following countries and regions: Australia, Brazil, China, France, Germany, Hong Kong SAR, India, Mexico, Tunisia, United Kingdom, USA, and Ukraine.