Mitacs Globalink Research Award


Applications are accepted any time


Permanent Resident

Degree Level


The Mitacs Globalink Research Award helps faculty members and students at Canadian universities build an international research network and undertake research abroad. The Research Award offers senior undergraduate and graduate students the opportunity to undertake 12- to 24-week research projects supervised by professors at accredited universities in Brazil, China, France, India, Israel, Korea, Mexico, or Tunisia. The award is open to all disciplines.


Profiles of Award Holders

Yaxi Hu

Doctor of Philosophy in Food Science (PhD)
Development of innovative techniques for food authentication: the last barrier to prevent food fraud
Sahand Sarbishei poses for a photo

Sahand Sarbishei

Doctor of Philosophy in Materials Engineering (PhD)
Sulfur deportment in ferronickel production via Rotary Kiln-Electric Furnace process

Madison Elliott

Doctor of Philosophy in Psychology (PhD)
Understanding Limits and Behavior in Feature Based Visual Attention

Luyao Ma

Doctor of Philosophy in Food Science (PhD)
Investigation and detection of antimicrobial resistance in foodborne bacteria using advanced technologies

Fuhar Dixit

Doctor of Philosophy in Chemical and Biological Engineering (PhD)
Wastewater to drinking water: Alternative low cost water reuse technologies

Dana James

Doctor of Philosophy in Resources, Environment and Sustainability (PhD)
Assessing and Enabling the Transformative Potential of Agroecology

Further Information

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