Research Funding for High-School Students

External Funding

Charles Hollenberg Summer Studentship Program

  • Introduces undergraduate and medical students to the field of diabetes research at the University of Toronto's Banting & Best Diabetes Centre
  • For 12 weeks during the summer
  • Deadline: January

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NSERC - PromoScience Program

  • Offers financial support for organizations working with young Canadians to promote an understanding of science and engineering
  • Supports hands-on learning experiences for young students and their science teachers
  • Deadline: September

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Sanofi Biogenius Canada

  • National program that pairs high-school students from across Canada with local researchers
  • Students and mentors collaborate on lab-based, biotechnology projects that are designed by the students
  • Accepted students participate in a Regional Competition in early spring; top project moves on to the National Competition and International Competition

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Internal Funding

Partners in Experiential Learning (PEL) in London, ON

  • Enhances education partnerships between researchers and London-area secondary schools
  • Offers high-school students the chance to work in research laboratories
  • Contact Rodger Dusky

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