Graduate Student Recruitment Event

Currently accepting applications!

The Rosalind and Morris Goodman Cancer Institute (GCI) is excited to invite you to its Annual Graduate Recruitment Event, this year held in person on Thursday, January 26 and Friday, January 27, 2023.  

Top applicants will be invited to attend the event that aims to be both informative and convivial. We will introduce the GCI’s extensive training program and provide an opportunity to meet with existing graduate students and cancer scientists. Selected invitees will then be offered a scholarship for Fall 2023 or Winter 2024 admission. Please note that all travel expenses will be covered for invited students unless specified otherwise.

The GCI is comprised of 168 trainees who have secured over 1.8 million dollars in scholarships and fellowships in 2020 alone.

We’ll be recruiting the best minds so come join us!

Application process

1) Complete an online registration form HERE and

2) Submit your application (in 1 single PDF) to daniel.caron2 [at] mcgill.ca

Your application must contain the following:

-An up-to-date CV with valid contact information

-A letter of intent (maximum 2 pages) and

-A copy of your most recent transcripts (these do not need to be official for the purpose of this event)

Summary of the Recruitment process & event

Registration opens
Friday, November 11, 2022

Deadline to submit an application
Wednesday, December 21, 2022

In-person Event
Thursday, January 26, 2023 at 1PM Eastern Time and

Friday, January 27, 2023 at 9:00 a.m. Eastern Time

Eligibility Requirements

  • Demonstrated interest in biomedical research
  • Enrolled in a B.Sc. or M.Sc. program
  • GPA of 3.6 out of 4.3 for M.Sc. & Ph.D. candidates; international students will be evaluated on individual basis.

The GCI is committed to equity and diversity in the recruitment of its trainees. We welcome and encourage applications from racialized persons/visible minorities, women, Indigenous persons, persons with disabilities, ethnic minorities, and persons of minority sexual orientations and gender identities as well as others who may contribute to diversification.

 

Questions? Contact daniel.caron2 [at] mcgill.ca (Daniel Caro)

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