Deadline to apply is: January 29, 2018 at noon (no late submissions accepted)
We are combining the applications for the Keenan Research Summer Student (KRSS) Lotto and Canada Summer Jobs. Please submit the information requested for Canada Summer Jobs to Dalbir Singh, no later than Jan. 29 at noon. You will automatically be submitted into the KRSS Lotto by applying for Canada Summer Jobs.
KRSS LOTTO Guidelines:
There will be 20 names randomly selected for the Lotto.
Each of the 20 PIs will be reimbursed $2000 in September 2018 for their summer student.
If you are awarded the Keenan Lotto funding, your student is required to present in their assigned weekly seminars. Your student must NOT be enrolled in another summer student program (IMS, Banting and Best, UofT faculty summer programs, etc) in order to be eligible for the Keenan Summer Student Program (if you have this type of summer student, please register them as a T4A summer student with Cordelia Cooper in the ORA).
Canada Summer Jobs Guidelines:
Please complete the following information in the following form:
The PI also needs to read the attached “are you in danger?” pamphlet.
Applications which highlight Local Priorities have a higher success rate, local priorities include:
Eligibility Criteria for Canada Summer Jobs:
International students are eligible for the program as long as they can legally work in Canada. St. Michael’s Hospital and the Office of Research Administration do not assist in visa applications, accommodations or travel.
To engage a student in the KRSS program, please follow these steps:
Note: There are different documents and registration sessions for paid, non-paid and returning students. Please be careful as to which pre-registration and documents you are completing (designations will be in the title of the document).
The KRSS program consists of two types of students:
Instructions for students can be found on the KRSS Program page for students
Not all students are paid through the KRSS Program. The program consists of two different types of students:
It is up to the PI to decide whether students will be paid.
Every summer student (paid, volunteer and returning), must complete the KRSS registration package in order to registered through the Office of Research Administration.
Details regarding the 2018 Canada Summer Jobs application will be announced in the RUN in January, 2018. Further details regarding the KRSS Lotto will be announced in late January, 2018.
We recommend that you read the FAQs carefully as you might find the answer to your question. You can email KRSS@smh.ca for any inquiries regarding the KRSS program. Please note this inbox is only checked periodically and response times will not be immediate.