The Canadian Association of Gastroenterology (CAG), in collaboration with the Crohn's & Colitis Canada (CCC), is pleased to announce the availability of 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 2015 competition is now closed. The deadline for applications was January 31st, 2015.
Please note that applicants must complete and submit their application in two steps:
1. Completion of the registration information using the online form and,
2. Submission of a completed application (one single combined PDF file) by email.
Under normal circumstances only one applicant, per laboratory, will be funded. The applications will be reviewed and ranked by CAG Research Affairs. Winners will be notified mid-April. Funding will be provided during May.