Undergraduate Summer Research Opportunities

Full-time summer research positions are available for undergraduate students through four competitive and unique programs. Students gain valuable research experience while working under the supervision and mentorship of University of Guelph faculty. Visit the webpages below for full eligibility criteria and information about the application process.

  1. Undergraduate Research Assistantships (URAs): URAs are available for students with demonstrated financial need who are Canadian citizens or permanent residents.

  2. Indigenous Undergraduate Research Assistantships (IURAs): IURAs are available for First Nations, Métis and Inuit students.

  3. International Student Undergraduate Research Assistantships (ISURAs): ISURAs are available for international students.

  4. Undergraduate Student Research Awards (USRAs): USRAs are awarded to students in the natural sciences or engineering who are Canadian citizens or permanent residents.