UM students going abroad with Mitacs

If you are a UM student interested in doing research abroad with Mitacs, please visit the Mitacs website for information about available funding opportunities. Undergraduate and graduate students, as well as postdoctoral fellows, are encouraged to apply.

If you are a UM student who will be going abroad on a Mitacs program, please use the following contact information to address any questions you may have.
 

Pre-departure orientation

Contact Lauren Lambert to arrange a pre-departure orientation and have your Mitacs International pre-departure form signed.

Immigration information

Contact the appropriate consulate or embassy with questions or concerns regarding immigration. Mitacs does not assist with immigration for outbound students.

Internship agreements

Contact Cameron Zywina if your host university requires you to sign an internship agreement with the University of Manitoba.

Stipend distribution

For information about stipend distribution, please contact Janice Smith.

Your research project

For any questions related to your research project, please contact your research supervisor at your host university.

UM faculty and staff working with Mitacs researchers

Faculty members hosting Mitacs researchers on campus are responsible for ensuring that Legal Counsel’s IV.9a Release and Indemnification Waiver is signed and kept on file.

Faculty members supervising outbound Mitacs researchers must submit the following forms to Mitacs:

Please use the following contact information to address any additional questions you may have:
 

Immigration information

Contact helpdesk@mitacs.ca with questions or concerns regarding immigration documentation, timelines and processes. 

Pre-departure orientation

Contact Lauren Lambert to arrange a pre-departure orientation for outbound Mitacs researchers.

University of Manitoba services

Lauren Lambert will set up incoming Mitacs Globalink Research Interns with access to internet and computer accounts, email, a library account and other university services.

Globalink supports

For other questions about the Globalink Research Internship, please contact helpdesk@mitacs.ca.

For questions about the Globalink Research Award, RISE Globalink Research Internship or Mitacs-JSPS Summer Program, please contact international@mitacs.ca.

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