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.