Host an Intern

Professors interested in hosting an intern through the MITACS Globalink Internship Program should visit the program website to find out more detailed information about how to submit a research project.

The deadline to submit a project for internships starting in May 2018 is June 14, 2017 by 5:00 pm PDT.

UAlberta International Support for Interns

University of Alberta International provides the following support services to interns participating in the Mitacs Globalinks Internship Program:

  • Assistance with preparing immigration documents
  • Registration with the Academic Visitor’s Office
  • A one-on-one orientation
  • Ongoing advising while at the University
  • Professional development seminars
  • Academic networking opportunities
  • An opportunity to present their research during a poster symposium

Each intern also has the option to participate in weekly social programming and other cultural events, as well as planned trips to the Rocky Mountains.