This GRA program will allow Concordia faculty members to co-supervise inbound and/or outbound senior undergraduate and graduate students and postdoctoral fellows participating in a short (12 to 24 weeks) research project with partners in Mitacs eligible countries.


    Application Deadline: Janaury 31, 2022

Am I an Eligible Supervisor?

Supervising professors' eligibility

  • Must hold a faculty position at Concordia; 
  • Must be eligible to supervise graduate students;
  • Must be eligible to hold Tri-Agency funding.  

Must be ready to assume the following responsibilities

  • In collaboration with your international partner at a Mitacs eligible country and the student or postdoctoral fellow, develop a research proposal and complete a Mitacs GRA application.
  • Submit individual applications for inbound and/or outbound candidates through ConRAD.
  • Request the academic visitor status for inbound interns (international students and/or postdoctoral fellows). Please see: How to come to Concordia as an academic visitor and Inviting a Mitacs Academic Visitor;
  • Collaborate with the Concordia Immigration Specialist to obtain the appropriate work permit for the inbound intern.
  • Provide ongoing direction and research support to interns prior to and during their research projects.
  • Co-supervise the Mitacs GRA intern all during his/her internship;
  • Assume fiduciary responsibility of, and administrate the Mitacs grant whit support from the Concordia Internationa.
  • Complete a Mitacs exit survey.

I am eligible, what is next?

Please read carefully the call for proposals for inbound or outbound Mitacs Globalink Research Award candidates provided in the links below, including the application process and key dates. It is recommended to contact Dr. Amanda Rossi, Director, Business Development ( before submitting your application for her review, feedback, and recommendations. The deadline to submit projects for review to Dr. Rossi is Janaury 21, 2022.

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Useful Contacts

Application Process & Questions

Joaquin Navas

Application Review

Dr. Amanda Rossi

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