Student Internships

Each year we offer internships for grade 11 and 12 students. These highly competitive internships are offered both at March break and in the summer. To be eligible to apply for these internships, you must be 16 years of age (by the start of the internship), and have completed, or are in the process of completing both grade 11 Biology and Chemistry. Information for Summer internships will be available in March 2020. 


Selection Criteria:

Applicants must:

  • Be in grade 11 or 12 in a GTA secondary school and are currently enrolled in or have completed grade 11 Biology and Chemistry
  • Must be at least 16 years of age
  • Have a high academic standing
  • Show an interest in science (i.e. participation in extracurricular science programs/clubs)
  • Show evidence of pursuing a career/post secondary education in the life sciences
  • Be well rounded (academics, extracurricular, work experience)
  • Be available to work (at Mount Sinai Hospital) from March 16-20th, 2020 from 9:30am-5:30pm

 Successful candidates will be notified by phone or email by February 19th, 2020

Application Instructions:

  1. Application form must be completed in full at the following website:

  1. Upload the following documents:
    1. An essay (max. 500 words) outlining: why you should be chosen to participate in this program; why you’re passionate about science; and your post-secondary and career plans for the future
    2. A reference letter from a teacher **teacher reference letters can also be emailed directly to Lorien Iantomasi
    3. Most recent school transcript
    4. An up to date resume
  2. Apply online by January 17th by 5pm.

Application Checklist:

  • Completed online application form
  • Upload
    • Essay
    • Teacher reference letter
    • School transcripts
    • Resume