The Canadian Association of Gastroenterology (CAG), in collaboration with the Crohn's & Colitis Foundation of Canada (CCFC), is pleased to announce the availability of up to fourteen Summer Student Scholarships for Research in Gastroenterology. These scholarships are designed to provide short-term financial support for undergraduates who wish to obtain introductory training in research in the field of Gastroenterology. The successful candidate will be expected to work full time on a research project under the supervision of a qualified investigator for ~ 4 months (May-August); the stipend is $5,000.
Ivan Beck Memorial Summer Studentship Award:
The CAG and the Canadian Digestive Health Foundation (CDHF) are honoured to offer the Ivan Beck Memorial Summer Studentship Award. The top ranked applicant will be awarded the Ivan Beck Memorial Summer Studentship Award which includes an additional stipend of $1,000. This award is in recognition of Dr. Ivan Beck, one of the founding members of the CAG (1962) and the CDHF (1995).
The 2014 Competition is now open. The deadline for applications is January 31st.
Award notification will occur occur in early April and funding will be provided by May 1st.
The guidelines / application form can be accessed by clicking this web form link.
Please note that applicants must complete and submit their application using the web form link above. All sections of the application must be completed at one time (you can't save the application in progress and come back to it later). A PDF copy of the application form may be accessed by clicking here. Please note that this PDF is for your information only, in order that you may prepare all the required documentation for submitting your completed application using the 'web form link' above.