The Ontario Genomics Institute (OGI) Summer Research Fellowships in Genomics, Proteomics,
Bioinformatics or related ethics and policy research are available to undergraduate students again
The deadline for applications is March 2, 2012
r Research Fellowships offer undergraduate students studying at Ontario universities
unique opportunities to engage in meaningful, real
life research in the areas of genomics,
proteomics, bioinformatics or related ethical, economic, environmental, legal or
Under the direction of a supervisor, Fellows will conduct research in one of these
areas in a laboratory or other appropriate academic setting.
These Fellowships not only provide students with the opportunity to gain research ex
also include a mandatory orientation session at OGI, participation in a journal club that meets
biweekly via web conferencing, and an opportunity to present their summers’ work by way of
PowerPoint and poster presentations to their supervisor
s, OGI staff and special guests at a final
meeting in August 2012.
The value of the 2012 Summer Research Fellowship is
. A travel allowance will also be
available to students and supervisors located outside the Greater Toronto Area to offset the co
of attending OGI Summer Research Fellowship events in Toronto.
Ontario universities are strongly encouraged to support these outstanding students by
supplementing the amount of the award using other sources.
Universities may also provide fringe
fits, such as vacation, medical insurance, etc.
Information and application forms are available online at:
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