2021 Graduate Student Recruitment day

We are currently accepting applications!

What is the Graduate Recruitment event?

It's an annual event, this year to be held on March 11 & 12 2021, that allows graduate students to get an inside look into our training program at the Goodman Cancer Research Centre. Top applicants will be invited to this two-day virtual event that will introduce them to the graduate program and where they'll be able to meet fellow students and scientists. Selected invitees will be offered admission in Fall 2021 or Winter 2022, including a full scholarship. We'll be recruiting the best minds so come join us!

Application

The application process is two-fold:

1) Register by completing the following application form and

2) Submit the following to Mr. Daniel Caron @ daniel.caron2 [at] mcgill.ca (in one single pdf file):

a) Letter of intent – 1 page maximum; should highlight motivations, research experience and skills.

b) CV (demonstration of scientific curiosity & activities). *Please ensure that your CV contains your name and e-mail address. 

c) Copy of Official Transcript (Electronic copies accepted). 

Summary of the Recruitment process & event 

Registration opens
Friday, November 6, 2020

Deadline to submit an application
Sunday, January 10, 2021

Invitation letters sent to selected candidates
Monday, February 8, 2021

Deadline to respond to the invitation
Monday, February 15, 2021

Information packages sent to participants
Monday, March 1, 2021

Event Start
Thursday, March 11, 2021, 9:00 a.m. Eastern Time

Event End
Friday, March 12, 2021 5:00 p.m. Eastern Time

Official letter of offer sent to selected candidates
Friday, March 19, 2021

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.

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

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