Summer Student Research Funding


A single application is used for the following awards: 

How to Apply

To apply for these undergraduate research awards, please use the UCalgary Consolidated Application System. Award eligibility is automatically determined at the time of application, based on the qualifications of the applicant. Applicants will be considered for all awards for which they meet the criteria. However, only ONE offer of award will be made to each successful applicant.

Each University of Calgary supervisor is limited to supporting a maximum of TWO student applications in the consolidated application system.


Student applications are due by 11:59 pm (MST) on February 2, 2024

Supervisor reviews/applications are due by 11:59 pm (MST) on February 9, 2024

If you have general questions about summer studentships or the application, please contact

If you need technical help with the application, please contact: ( or (888-258-5628). Support hours (all times central) are Monday to Friday between 8 AM to 7 PM.  

External Awards

The NSERC USRA provides support for research work experience in the natural sciences and engineering. This award is quota based with limited number of awards available. Students and supervisors apply for a USRA by completing Form 202 – USRA in the NSERC Research Portal. Due to the limited number of awards, supervisors will be limited to TWO awards during the competition. More information can be found here.


  • Student Deadline: 11:59 pm (MST), February 3, 2023
  • Supervisor Deadline: 11:59 pm (MST), February 10, 2023

For more information about the Summer Undergraduate Research Experience (SURE) program click here