Mitacs Accelerate International supports bilateral research collaborations between graduate students, universities, and industry partners, both in Canada and around the world.

The program provides a research grant of $15,000 for each 16–24-week research collaboration, and applications in any discipline are accepted any time.

Collaborations abroad:

  • Open to faculty and full-time graduate students at Mitacs Full, Associate, and Honorary Partner universities
  • Research on site at for-profit companies in any country outside Canada

Collaborations in Canada:

  • Open to faculty and full-time graduate students at universities in France, Israel, Mexico, and Norway
  • Research on site at for-profit companies in Canada