Mitacs – Globalink

Award Quick Look

Deadline: Saturday, September 1, 2018

Amount: 5,000

Student Status: Full Time

Type: External


  • Canadian
  • International
  • Permanent Resident


  • School of Graduate Studies
  • Doctor of Philosophy
  • Master of Arts
  • Master of Counselling
  • Master of Education
  • Master of Fine Arts
  • Master of Music
  • Master of Nursing
  • Master of Science
  • Master of Science (Management)


Applications are accepted anytime however the follow timeline is suggested.

  •  January for travel the following summer
  • May for travel the following fall
  • September for travel the following winter


  • $5,000/year for 12-24 weeks research projects


  • Graduate students; Canadian, PR, international

The Globalink Research Award offers senior undergraduate and graduate students at Mitacs full and associate partner universities the opportunity to participate in 12- to 24-week research projects supervised by professors at accredited universities in the following Mitacs partner countries: Brazil, mainland China, India, Mexico, Turkey and Vietnam.

Quick facts

The Mitacs Globalink Research Award provides funding to support student research projects abroad.

  • Up to $5,000 in research award to Canadian supervisor for student travel expenses
  • For joint projects with academic collaborators
  • Partner countries: Brazil, China, India, Mexico, Turkey and Vietnam
  • Open to senior undergraduate and graduate students
  • Applications accepted any time

Application Instructions:

Submit completed (WITHOUT the Dean of SGS and VP Research signatures) applications to SGS Award Advisor (AH 115) for review and to obtain remaining signatures. All completed and signed applications will be submitted via email direct to Mitacs as per their instructions.

NOTE: Dean of SGS and VP Research signatures cannot be obtained without first being reviewed by the SGS Award Advisor.

For information and application please visit Mitacs Globalink -Research Award website