Summer Studentship

The Child & Family Research Institute’s Mini Med School Summer Studentship is intended to provide well-motivated students, with records of exceptional academic performance, an opportunity to work closely with Mini Med School Faculty. 

Successful candidates will work at the institute/hospital on a specific research project over 6-weeks between July and August and will receive a stipend of $1,500. Funding for up to 4 studentships have been generously provided by BC’s Children’s Hospital Foundation and the Child & Family Research Institute.

Submission Guidelines

Application packages will be accepted from students in grade 12 taking senior high school science courses who have attended all the Mini Med School Sessions. Mini Med School organizers will assess student attendance based on the weekly High School Student Sign-in sheet.

Please note applicants must be at least 16 years of age or turning 16 years of age within 3 months of the application deadline to be meet the minimum safety standards for working onsite.

Application Forms

Application packages must be submitted no later than 4:30pm on Monday, January 26, 2015 to be considered. Completed applications should be scanned and emailed to Incomplete or late applications will not be accepted.

Mini Med Summer Studentship Application Form

Results of the Mini Med School Summer Studentship will be sent by email to the applicant by March 31, 2015.

 If you have any questions or concerns contact or 604-875-2000 x5397.