Interdisciplinary Summer Program in Research and Entrepreneurship (INSPIRE)

The INSPIRE Scholars Program runs June 19 to June 30, 2023

Enrolment Now Open!

Planning on pursuing a graduate degree in Biophysics or Biological Chemistry? Want to jump start your graduate research? Interested in a future career in biotech? Curious about what it takes to build your own start-up? ​​​​​

The INSPIRE Scholars Program will introduce students to the cutting-edge biophysical techniques that are reshaping our understanding of the biological world. This immersive, interdisciplinary program is designed to prepare students for graduate school and beyond.

The application period will close March 6, 2023. Visit the program page to learn more, meet our faculty members, and apply.

Visit INSPIRE Webpage | Download Program Poster



Securing Mitacs Funding in the SSAH

This February, the OVPR is pleased to host a virtual session on “Securing Mitacs Funding in the SSAH.” 

Join Mitacs Advisor, Hayley McKay and our panel of U of T researchers to learn about Mitacs funding opportunities available to support collaborative research projects in the social sciences, arts, and humanities through their Accelerate, Elevate and Globalink programs. Researchers from across U of T are welcome to attend. 

  • Date: Tuesday, February 14, 2023 
  • Time: 12:00-1:00 PM 
  • Location: Online via Zoom 

Register for your spot today. 



Funding & Awards

Great ideas need room to grow. We’re pleased to provide UTM researchers with a comprehensive list of opportunities, tools, and databases—and our team is here to help you access the funding you need to get your project off the ground. 



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