Undergraduate Research Award



The Institute for Biomaterials and Biomedical Engineering (IBBME) presents a funding opportunity for undergraduate students who have already secured a work position in a biomedical engineering research lab during the summer. Students will work on a research project with an IBBME supervisor from May - August 2020.

IBBME Responsibilities:

IBBME hosts a number of student funding spots via the Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council of Canada (NSERC) USRA awards.

Student Responsibilities

Students are expected to reach out to IBBME faculty members (Your supervisor must be selected from our department or cross-appointed to our department) to secure a research position. Please email undergrad.ibbme@utoronto.ca for the list of NSERC funded supervisors.


Work terms are 16 weeks from May to August depending on funding stipulations.

Exact start and end dates are determined when award results are announced in conjunction with arrangements with individual supervisors.