Mitacs GRA - Chile Partnership - Call for Applications

How to Apply: 

Under the Mitacs Globalink Research Award (GRA) Program, Mitacs has signed a new partnership with the Consejo de Rectores de las Universidades Chilenas (CRUCH-FUDEA) for research student mobility  (bi-directional, from Canada to Chile, or from Chile to Canada).  The call is now open for Partnership applications (no co-pay!).  The partnership stream is limited to eligible universities.  While no MOU is required for the GRA program, we especially encourage applications with our partner, Universidad de la Frontera.

  • Deadline:  April 30, 2023 at 5 p.m. PT
  • Level: Full-time senior undergraduate, master's and PhD students, postdoctoral fellows
  • Themes: All disciplines
  • Other requirements: N/A
  • Eligible institutions:
    • Universidad de Santiago de Chile (USACH)
    • Universidad de La Frontera (UFRO) (Lakehead MOU Partner)
    • Universidad Católica del Norte (UCN)
    • Pontificia Universidad Católica de Chile (PUC)
    • Universidad Católica del Maule (UCM)
    • Universidad de Concepción (UdeC)
  • Co-funding: No financial contribution is required from the Canadian university
  • Award amount: $6000
  • Application process and submission:  submit through the Office of Research Services,

Chile is of course eligible under the regular (quota, non-competition) stream, open call, any Chilean university is eligible, however there is a co-pay requirement. Please contact Jill Sherman,, for more information and an application package.

External Deadline: 
Sunday, April 30, 2023
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