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2021 BHCRI Summer Studentship Award Competition
 
We are very pleased to announce the 2021 summer studentship competition for a 14-week term during the summer of 2021.
 

BHCRI is now accepting applications for the February 2021 competition.
This competition is open to applicants at recognized institutions across Atlantic Canada. Supervisors must be a Scientist, Senior Scientist, Associate Member or Honorary Member (qualifying as a Scientist, Senior Scientist or Associate Member) of the Institute.

An Intent to Apply form is due by 4pm AST on 8 January 2021The Intent to Apply is to provide notification of a forthcoming award application and assists BHCRI in ensuring appropriate expertise on the Scientific Review Panels. It does not determine eligibility.
 

The deadline for submission is 4pm AST on 2 February 2021. To apply, please visit the website to download the Intent to Apply formStudentship Application and Checklist
 

Please Note: An Intent to Apply form must be received by the deadline of 4pm AST on 8 January 2021 in order to apply for an award. Studentship Applications received without an Intent to Apply form will not be reviewed.
 

Students from New Brunswick are also encouraged to apply to the New Brunswick Health Research Foundation: https://www.nbhrf.com/en/undergraduatemedical-school-summer-studentships

Dalhousie Medical Students may be eligible for the Research in Medicine Studentship: https://medicine.dal.ca/research-dal-med/capacity/rim.html

 
Please view the Guidelines for Writing Lay Summaries
 

All BHCRI award applicants are invited to complete the optional self-identification form.

BHCRI encourages completion of the voluntary self-identification form to help determine whether our programs are reaching a broad range of applicants in an effort to create an inclusive environment and sense of belonging with a diverse community of contributors. Information provided is confidential and will only be used for statistical reporting on the representation of equity groups within the Beatrice Hunter Cancer Research Institute and will not be used for any aspect of the peer-review process. 

 

For more information on the 2021 BHCRI Summer Studentship competition, please contact admin@bhcri.ca 
 
 
Congratulations to the following 2020 BHCRI and Partners Studentship Award Recipients:
 
Lauren Chong, Pediatrics, IWK Health Centre
Supervisor: Dr Andrew Stadnyk
Funded by the Beatrice Hunter Cancer Research Institute with funds provided by GIVETOLIVE
 
Stephanie Grantham, Microbiology and Immunology, Dalhousie University
Supervisors: Dr. Jeanette Boudreau and Sarah Nersesian 
Funded by the Beatrice Hunter Cancer Research Institute through the IWK Foundation Jeremy Ingham Summer Studentship
 
Lauren Hogan, Biology, University of New Brunswick, Saint John
Supervisors: Dr. Anthony Reiman and Dr. Alli Murugesan
Funded by the Beatrice Hunter Cancer Research Institute
 
Dania Shikara, Medical Science, Dalhousie University
Supervisor: Dr. Francesca Di Cara
Funded by the Beatrice Hunter Cancer Research Institute with funds provided by GIVETOLIVE
 
Andrea Tomko, Pharmacology, Dalhousie University
Supervisor: Dr. Denis Dupré
Funded by the Beatrice Hunter Cancer Research Institute through the Helyer/Williams Summer Studentship
 
Joshua Tulk, Psychology, Memorial University
Supervisor: Dr. Sheila Garland
Funded by the Beatrice Hunter Cancer Research Institute through the Canadian Cancer Society Carol Ann Cole Comfort Heart Summer Studentship for Breast Cancer Research
 
Hayley Walsh, Pathology, Dalhousie University
Supervisor: Dr Paola Marcato
Funded by the Beatrice Hunter Cancer Research Institute through the Helyer/Williams Summer Studentship
(Declined by applicant)
 
 
For more information on this competition, please contact admin@bhcri.ca or phone 902-494-8970.
 
 
A sample Studentship Competition Review Form is provided for your reference only and is subject to change. 
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