Student Opportunities


Undergrad Research Opportunity Program (UROP)

The Undergraduate Research Opportunity Program (UROP) provides undergraduate students with unique and exciting opportunities to explore cutting-edge research at the University of Ottawa while they define their professional goals. Deadline is October.
For more information: https://research.uottawa.ca/urop/undergrad-research-opportunity


Undergrad Student Research Awards Program (USRA)

Undergraduate student research awards provide financial support for students who want to gain research work experience that complements their studies. Deadline is February.
For more information: https://research.uottawa.ca/centre-research-opportunities/usra-nserc


Work Study Program

The University of Ottawa’s Work-Study program gives undergraduate students the opportunity to work on campus part time during the academic year and fulltime during the summer. It is a great opportunity to gain valuable hands-on work experience in your field.
For more information: https://www.uottawa.ca/financial-aid-awards/work-study-program


Co-Op Program

Co-operative education is the answer when you are working towards your future. Study terms and paid work terms alternate. You end up with a degree and a year or more of practical work experience.
For more information: https://coop.uottawa.ca/en/coop-students


Radiocarbon Training Program

We encourage students, technicians, and professors to come to Ottawa to process their own samples for radiocarbon analysis. Other than covering the analytical cost, the program is free!
For more information: Radiocarbon Training Program


Graduate Studies

Department of Earth and Environmental Sciences

http://science.uottawa.ca/earth/


Department of Physics

https://science.uottawa.ca/physics/


Financial Support

https://www.uottawa.ca/graduate-studies/students/awards/international-doctorate