Undergraduate Student Program

Perimeter Institute invites exceptional undergraduate students to join its research community for short-term summer research projects, running from May to mid-August. Undergraduate students will work on pre-established projects alongside Postdoctoral Fellows on-location at Perimeter Institute. Students have the rare opportunity to develop their research skills and absorb the rich variety of talks, conferences, and happenings at Perimeter.

In addition to conducting research at one of the world’s pre-eminent centres for theoretical physics, Perimeter Institute may also provide desk space, IT support, living allowances, travel costs, and accommodation to selected students, if applicable.

HOW TO APPLY:

If you wish to apply to the Summer Undergraduate program please provide us with your:

  • Curriculum Vita 
  • References (2-3)
  • Statement of purpose
  • Transcripts
  • Your top two areas of research

Please send this information to:

Camille Graham~Academic Program Assistant - cgraham@perimeterinstitute.ca

Due to the high number of applications received we are only able to respond to successful applicants.

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