Mitacs COVID-19 Innovation Projects

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Mitacs is a national, not-for-profit organization that has designed and delivered research and training programs in Canada for 20 years. Working with 70 universities, 6,000 companies, and both federal and provincial governments, they build partnerships that support industrial and social innovation in Canada.

Open to all disciplines since 2007, Mitacs has expanded in response to industrial and university needs, including programs in R&D management, professional skills development, and international research training. Mitacs is committed to its core vision of supporting research-based innovation and continues to work closely with its partners in industry, academia, and government.

Mitacs has expanded its efforts to support Canadian innovation, research, and development in the fight against COVID-19. 

  • Expanding internship offerings to include development work by college students
  • Adding flexibility to project requirements
  • Bolstering industrial postdoc fellowships
  • Providing resources to support your virtual internship

Find information about eligibility criteria for non-profit partners for Mitacs Elevate Program here.  

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