How to Apply

Step 1

Review the available projects:

UARE Summer and Winter Projects for 2019 will be posted when they are available in March 2018.

Remember to check whether the project is open to students from your home institution (where you currently study), as well as whether your academic background relates to the area of research being pursued by the project.

Step 2

Complete the Application Form*.

You must indicate your project preferences, personal information, as well as provide contact information for 2 (two) academic references. These references will then receive a reference request email from the University of Alberta, which must be completed before the application deadline in order for your application to be considered.

*Applicants who are unable to access Google must fill out this PDF version of the Application Form, and email it, along with the rest of the required documents, to

Step 3

Email the following documents to Please name your files using the following format: DocumentName_YourName.pdf

(ex: Resume_JaneSmith.pdf; OfficialTranscript_JaneSmith.pdf)

Only PDF files are accepted.

  1. Your resume.
  1. A scanned copy of your official transcripts. If your official transcripts are in a language other than English, please submit an official translated copy.
  1. For each project you are applying on, you must write a cover letter addressed to "Project Supervisor." Make sure that the title of the project is clearly indicated in the title of this document.

Only students selected for an internship will be contacted.