Impact of Mitacs internship programs on R&D, career skills development, and commercialization revealed

June 16, 2017
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Mitacs’ Accelerate and Elevate programs are advancing research in Canada and providing grad students and postdocs with the professional skills they need to transition to the job market determined a longitudinal survey released this week. Of the university professors surveyed, an overwhelming 92 percent reported they would recommend the programs.

Mitacs’ Accelerate program pairs graduate students from Canadian universities with companies for research internships, while Mitacs’ Elevate program provides research management training for postdocs as they undertake two-year research projects with partner organizations.

Find out more on the Mitacs website.