Award Information

Award Duration: 16 weeks

Award Value: $6,000 + $1500.00 top-up from your supervisor.

Number of Awards Available: 8

Internal Deadline: February 27, 2024


  • Canadian citizen or permanent resident of Canada

  • Registered full-time/part-time in a bachelor’s degree program

  • Must have completed, at the time of application, a minimum of two academic terms/semesters

  • First-year students are excluded from the competition.

  • Must have obtained, over the previous years of study, an average grade of B or B-

How To Apply:

Step 1: Complete and submit your application using the NSERC On-Line System

Step 2: Submit the Molecular Genetics Summer Research Program Application Form, upload your official transcripts, and a completed submission package here:

Need Help?

It is highly recommended that you review the following documents prepared by U of T Research Services to ensure your application is complete:

For more information visit: www.nserc-crsng.gc.ca/Students-Etudiants/UG-PC/USRA-BRPC_eng.asp


For any other inquiries, please contact Student Services  at studentservices.mogen@utoronto.ca