Call for Applications for the Gordon Shore Prize – Internships for new graduates

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Created by CQDM, Diazon Pharmaceuticals, the Oncopole, and Mitacs, the Gordon Shore Prize is awarded to new graduates whose masters or doctoral thesis demonstrated their research excellence in the life science field. A 6-month post-diploma internship of $24,000 will be offered to each of the awardees by the participating Quebec-based companies: SpecificiT Pharma Inc., Immune Biosolutions Inc. et IMV Inc.

To be eligible, candidates must reside in Canada (temporarily or permanently) and have submitted the final version of their thesis for less than one year upon presenting an application. Funders, in collaboration with the private company, will select the best new graduate candidates across the province of Quebec according to two main criteria: 1) the excellence of the candidate’s academic record, and 2) the complementarity of the candidate with the profile sought by the company. For more information, please consult the instruction guide by clicking on the link below.

All interested candidates can apply for more than one post-diploma internship offer. Applications must be sent via email to Naëla Janmamode ( by March 18th, 2019.



Thank you and looking forward to receiving your application !