Do you already have an established funding source? Externally funded students are students who have other sources of funding for the summer. This may include non-BCCHR summer student awards, funded co-op/directed study positions, international placements or research team funded positions. 

Eligibility Criteria 

  • The applicant must be a completing a summer student research project on the Oak Street Campus. The program curriculum has been designed for undergraduate students and medical students however, new graduate students, visiting researchers are also eligible to participate
  • The applicant's summer start/end date allows for participating in at least 75 per cent of the Summer Student Research Program activities scheduled in June & July
  • Out-of-province and international applicants are welcome to apply

Application Form

The application form will be available for download Winter 2018. The deadline for submitting a complete application deadline is May 15, 2019. Applications are accepted on a first come, first serve basis and NOT assessed for scholarly achievement or scientific merit of the proposed project.

Late applications will be considered if space is available.