Are you a UFV undergraduate student in the Natural Sciences or Engineering? Get paid to do research over the summer!
NSERC Undergraduate Student Research Award Program (USRA) provides an award for undergraduate students in the natural sciences and engineering areas of study to engage in research over a 16-week period over the 2023 summer semester (May to August). These are competitive national-level awards.
Students must be available to work full-time during the 16-week tenure of the award, from May – August 2023, under the supervision of an eligible UFV faculty member. The faculty member must agree to supervise your work and complete the faculty supervision section of the online application located on the NSERC USRA Online System, and complete a UFV Faculty Supervisor Form.
ANNOUNCEMENT from the Government of Canada: New Pilot Project from the Government of Canada: SSHRC and CIHR USRA program for Canadian Black scholars.
NSERC, SSHRC, and CIHR have announced 95 CIHR USRA awards and 95 SSHRC USRA awards for students of Black heritage for the 2023-2024 USRA cycle (May 2023 – January 2024). Each university across Canada has been given one allotment for SSHRC and one for CIHR. NSERC is providing allotments to all successful Black student scholars.