AIHS Summer Studentships


The Alberta Innovates Health Solutions (AIHS) Summer Studentship program provides funding to support students engaging in health sciences research during the summer months (May-August). The intent of the program is to encourage such students to consider careers in medical/health research.

As of January 2016, the Undergraduate Research Initiative administers the AIHS Summer Studentship program at the University of Alberta. Please contact URI for all inquiries related to the program. Please do not apply to Alberta Innovates directly.

Program Guide (for applicants and award recipients)

How to apply

The AIHS Summer Studentship application must be submitted online. Paper or email application forms will not be accepted. We recommend that students and supervisors complete the application form together using the offline template provided, then students should submit the final, completed version through the Google Form. 

The deadline for applications for Summer 2018 is Monday, February 5, 2018 at 11:59 p.m. 

Resources for AIHS Summer Studentship applicants

The URI offers the following support to AIHS Summer Studentship applicants:

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