RISE-Globalink Research Internship

Environment, Energy and Natural Resources
Information and Communication Technology


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Memorial Deadline: Friday 11th, December 2020

External Deadline: Tuesday 15th, December 2020


Mitacs and the German Academic Exchange Service (DAAD) have partnered to offer the RISE-Globalink Research Internship (RISE-GRI), which offers undergraduate students at Canadian universities the opportunity to undertake summer research internships at eligible German institutions.

RISE-GRI pairs Canadian students with three-month projects supervised by PhD students in Germany.

  • Open to full-time undergraduates in biology, chemistry, computer science, physics, earth sciences, or engineering (or a closely related field) who have completed at least two years of a four- or five-year program
    • Students in Quebec enrolled in a three-year undergraduate degree must have completed at least one year of their university program
  • Applications accepted until December 15, 2020. Students must apply through the RISE application portal.
  • Competitive opportunity — only top-ranked students are matched with projects
  • Projects must start between May 15 and July 12, 2021
  • Approved recipients receive $6,000 toward travel and accommodations

For questions about the application procedure, matching process, and internship placements, please contact rise-germany@daad.de.

For any questions regarding the funding, please contact Mitacs International at international@mitacs.ca

Funding Sources


This opportunity was posted by: RGCS

Last modified: November 16, 2020