Summer Student Program Application Instructions

Please read the following information carefully before proceeding with your application:

  • You are required to provide 2 references - applications with one reference will be considered incomplete and will not be accessible to faculty
    • References should indicate how long the person has known you and in what capacity.
    • Your referees should meet the following criteria:
      • have a valid e-mail address
      • be familiar with your research-related work and can comment in detail on your potential research abilities. (Examples of appropriate referees are: former and current research supervisor, university professor, University lab instructor, former/current employer in a research-related industry)

Some tips to help with your application

  • Your application will be automatically saved as you submit the information. You can make modifications to submitted information until the application deadline.
  • Incomplete applications will not be accessible to our faculty members.
  • Your grades must be entered as a percentage.
  • Once a faculty member makes an offer of hire, the student is required to provide their official transcript to Daphne Sears at the MBP office for verification.
  • Before signing into the application portal for the first time, applicants must create an account.


***Applications for the 2019 MBP Summer Student Program are now closed. Applications for Summer 2020 will open in December 2019.***

If you have any questions, please contact:

Daphne Sears
University of Toronto, Department of Medical Biophysics
MaRS Centre, Toronto Medical Discovery Tower
101 College Street, Suite 15-701
Toronto ON M5G 1L7

Phone: 416-634-8755