Cover Letter & Resume

Please Note: THE DEADLINE FOR STUDENT SUBMISSIONS HAS BEEN EXTENDED! Student applications will now be accepted until FRIDAY, MARCH 3, 2017 at 11:59pm. The previous deadline was Friday, February 24th, 2017.


All students are required to submit a Cover Letter & Resume/CV when applying to the various ROP projects. It is essential that you prepare a concise and well thought out Cover Letter & Resume/CV in order to enhance your skill set and experience.

For tips on how to write an effective Cover Letter & Resume/CV please visit the following resources:

Career Centre 

The UTM Career Centre has a number of resources available to help build and update your resume and cover letter to impress a potential employer. It's worthwhile to book an appointment for a critique and talk with one of their trained professionals.

Also make sure that you take a look at their Research Opportunity Program specific Toolkit Samples and Resume & Cover Letter Toolkit.  Additionally, keep an eye out for their Resume & Cover Letter Workshop

Article

This New York Times article is a great resource that explains the importance of building a good cover letter.