Venture Healthcare 2020

Interested in healthcare? Venture Healthcare is an immersive health internship for enthusiastic and inspired undergraduate students with preference for students from Indigenous backgrounds or who demonstrate financial need. Students from any undergraduate background are eligible so long as they express interest in working in healthcare (aspiring doctors, clinical social workers, physiotherapists, occupational therapists, etc), and are not already enrolled in a recognized health sciences program.

Venture Healthcare 2020 will be facilitated virtually via online seminars and interactions with healthcare professional.

Interning with Venture Healthcare provides the opportunity to learn about many different aspects of healthcare.

Venture Healthcare's 2020 internship will take place for two weeks starting August 17-28, 2020 (on weekdays only). Applications are now open. Click here to apply. Deadline for applications is July 10, 2020, 4 pm.

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If you are curious and want to read the results from our pilot years, please click the following media links:

September 10, 2019: U of A summer programs bring underrepresented youth closer to professions in health care and health research

November 30, 2017: Program opens doors for underrepresented students seeking careers in health care