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Undergraduate research

The Biology department offers a vibrant atmosphere in which undergraduate students can perform a wide variety of research, including summer research projects, honours research projects as part of the curriculum and numerous opportunities to volunteer in a research laboratory. 

BIOL 490 Honours Research Project

The link to the schedule for upcoming seminars can be found to the right of this page.

The Berti Farag Science Excellence Award

Established in 2018 through a generous donation from the Farag and Ward Foundation, the Berti Farag Science Excellence Award recognizes the student who presents the best BIOL 490 research project at the end of their bachelor’s degree in Science as determined by the faculty at Concordia University. Awardees are announced in April and students who complete their BIOL 490 projects in December or the following April are elligible for this award. A list of awardees is below and accessible through the foundation website.

Ahisar-2018 2017-2018 Awardee: Yitzchok Leib Ahisar (Supervisor: Michael Sacher)

Research Award Opportunities

Students may be elligible for a number of awards that provide a stipend in order to undertake a research project in one of the laboratories within the department. Current opportunities and deadlines will be listed below.

(none at this time)

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