Graduate Student Internship Program (GSIP)

Students

The Graduate Student Internship Program (GSIP) provides opportunities for UAlberta graduate students to gain valuable work experience through paid, meaningful internships in the private, public and not-for-profit sectors. GSIP is not a co-op program.

Benefits for the student

  • Strengthen transferable skills including communication, creativity, critical thinking and collaboration
  • Build your resume
  • Gain practical experience in professional activities including program development, community engagement, project management, strategic planning and policy development
  • Apply your academic learning to opportunities and challenges outside of academia
  • See and experience the connection between your skills and the range of potential careers
  • Connect with organizations and employers in complementary fields
  • Maintain balance through flexible hours so you can continue your graduate student journey