2023 Experience MedTech Internships – Student Call for Applications
Applications are NOW OPEN for the MedTech Talent Accelerator May 2023, September 2023, and January 2024 cohorts of the Experience MedTech program. The application submission deadline is Wednesday, March 15th, 2023 (11:59 PM EST). If you are eligible (details below), please submit your application using this google form.
This NSERC-CREATE program trains a select group of graduate students to be industry-ready for the Canadian MedTech sector. It helps students secure their first R&D internship in the MedTech industry as they complete their Master’s or Ph.D. programs.
This program is open to graduate students from McGill and Toronto Metropolitan University (formerly known as Ryerson) in science or engineering with interest in MedTech (e.g. Biomedical Engineering, Physiology, Computer Science, and others). Please visit the program website for more details about Experience MedTech, including instructions on how to apply.
Who should apply to the Experience MedTech program?
- Be currently enrolled as a graduate student at McGill or Toronto Metropolitan University in any program of study related to MedTech (students in any science or engineering program are welcome to apply).
- Complete all of your coursework and research requirements, and will be in the writing phase of your thesis by:
a) April 30th, 2023, to take on a full-time R&D internship with a MedTech company starting May 1st, 2023, for a 4-month or 8-month period (confirmed with your supervisor) or,
b) August 31st, 2023, to take on a full-time R&D internship with a MedTech company starting September 1st, 2023, for a 4-month or 8-month period (confirmed with your supervisor) or,
c) December 31st, 2023, to take on a full-time R&D internship with a MedTech company starting January 2nd, 2024, for a 4-month or 8-month period (confirmed with your supervisor),
- Be ready to accept interviews and internships offered by our MedTech company partners.
• Note: students are allowed to decline a maximum of TWO interview requests and a maximum of ONE internship offer with full justification. After this, the MedTech Talent Accelerator reserves the right to withdraw the student’s application from the Experience MedTech program.
If you are eligible and would like to apply, please submit your application using this google form.