Student Research Opportunities & Funding

Summer Studentships

Are you an undergraduate student interested in research? A summer studentship offers an excellent opportunity to gain valuable research experience, without disrupting your studies. This list is maintained by the Faculty of Medicine Research Office. Application deadlines are typically in the winter, though they do vary. Please be aware that you must secure a faculty supervisor before applying.

Comprehensive Research Experience for Medical Students (CREMS) Programs

CREMS is a research program, unique to the University of Toronto, that allows students to gain extracurricular research experiences without interrupting their medical studies. The University of Toronto is well recognized as one of the world leaders in academic research and recruits many of the world's best researchers. This is your opportunity to learn from them!

For questions about this program contact the CREMS Office.

We are looking for supervisors for the 2018 Summer Research Scholar Program. Please review the program commitments and the Supervisor Information Form.  Interested supervisors should complete the form and e-mail it to Lisa Charrette no later than February 14, 2018. 

Postgraduate Medical Education (PGME) Research Awards

PGME Research Awards are designed to provide financial assistance to students engaged in medical research.

The 2017 application deadline is TBD and requires a signature from the Chair of the Department of Medicine. Please forward your application form and research proposal to the Department of Medicine research administrator a minimum of one week prior to the PGME deadline to obtain this signature.

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