This service is dedicated to:

  • Businesses and not-for-profit organizations looking for the right researcher to support them in their innovation projects
    • Mitacs works with domestic and international partners to circulate your opportunity throughout our post-secondary networks to find you candidates who are the best fit. 
  • Researchers (professors or students) looking for the perfect opportunity to put their skills and knowledge into practice
    • If you find the right project, Mitacs will connect you to the company to discuss and develop the Mitacs research proposal.  

Here is what to do
If you are a researcher (student – from college to undergrads and graduate students – or post-doctoral fellows as well as recent graduate students from a Canadian college or university), explore the available projects using the filters below, and apply using the link at the end of the project description.

If you are a for-profit corporation, an eligible not-for-profit organization, a municipality or a hospital needing academic expertise for an upcoming project, please complete this form.

If you are a faculty member at a Canadian or foreign academic institution and are interested in one of these projects, please contact a member of our business development team.

For more information on the eligibility criteria for Research and Innovation projects, see our Accelerate and BSI programs respectively.

Please note: Project details are shown in their original language, as provided by our partners.
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Connected Communities - Improving urban health and wellbeing - QC-628

Project type: 
Innovation
Desired discipline(s): 
Business, Social Sciences & Humanities, Cultural studies, History, Journalism / Media studies and communication, Urban studies
Name of company: 
New Cities
Estimated length of project: 
4 to 6 months
Preferred start date: 
As soon as possible.
Location(s): 
Montreal, QC, Canada
; Canada
; Canada
No. of positions: 
1
Desired education level: 
CollegeUndergraduate/BachelorMaster'sRecent graduate

Modularizing Biogas Systems for International Sales Expansion - ON-743

Project type: 
Innovation
Desired discipline(s): 
Engineering - civil, Engineering, Engineering - mechanical, Engineering - other
Name of company: 
Fitec Environmental Technologies Inc.
Estimated length of project: 
6 months to 1 year
Preferred start date: 
09/01/2022
Location(s): 
Toronto, ON, Canada
; Canada
No. of positions: 
1
Desired education level: 
CollegeUndergraduate/BachelorMaster'sPhDPostdoctoral fellowRecent graduate

Employment Equity Partnership Program - BC-765

Project type: 
Innovation
Desired discipline(s): 
Business, Social Sciences & Humanities, Journalism / Media studies and communication
Name of company: 
The Inclusion Project
Estimated length of project: 
Flexible
Preferred start date: 
As soon as possible.
Location(s): 
Vancouver, BC, Canada
; Toronto, ON, Canada
; Calgary, AB, Canada
; Canada
; Canada
; Canada
; Canada
No. of positions: 
1
Desired education level: 
Master'sPhDPostdoctoral fellow

Accompagner les gestionnaires actuels dans le développement de leurs compétences - QC-628

Project type: 
Innovation
Desired discipline(s): 
Business, Social Sciences & Humanities
Name of company: 
Safety First
Estimated length of project: 
4 to 6 months
Preferred start date: 
As soon as possible.
Location(s): 
St-Hubert, QC, Canada
; Canada
No. of positions: 
1
Desired education level: 
Undergraduate/BachelorMaster's

Accompagnement et mise en place de planification stratégique - QC-626

Project type: 
Innovation
Desired discipline(s): 
Business, Social Sciences & Humanities
Name of company: 
Safety First
Estimated length of project: 
4 to 6 months
Preferred start date: 
As soon as possible.
Location(s): 
St-Hubert, QC, Canada
; Canada
No. of positions: 
1
Desired education level: 
Master's

DistrictNex Smart City as a Service Platform: Data Center Power Outage Avoidance Solution - QC-625

Project type: 
Innovation
Desired discipline(s): 
Computer science, Mathematical Sciences
Name of company: 
Picacity
Estimated length of project: 
4 to 6 months
Preferred start date: 
09/15/2022
Location(s): 
Montreal, Toronto, Edmonton, Canada
; Canada
No. of positions: 
2
Desired education level: 
Undergraduate/BachelorMaster'sPhDRecent graduate

Élaboration d’un tableau de bord pour écosystèmes innovants et zones d'innovation - QC- 624

Project type: 
Innovation
Desired discipline(s): 
Business, Social Sciences & Humanities, Economics, Political science, Public administration, Sociology
Name of company: 
Grenier Stratégies Inc.
Estimated length of project: 
4 to 6 months
Preferred start date: 
11/01/2022
Location(s): 
Québec - Ontario - Nouveau-Brunswick, QC, Canada
; Canada
No. of positions: 
1
Desired education level: 
Undergraduate/BachelorMaster'sPhDRecent graduate

Development of a Roadmap to Facilitating Rural Housing: Research/Planning Best Practice Standards - BC-767

Project type: 
Research
Desired discipline(s): 
Engineering - civil, Engineering, Economics, Social Sciences & Humanities, Urban studies
Name of company: 
The District of Port Hardy
Estimated length of project: 
4 to 6 months
Preferred start date: 
As soon as possible.
Location(s): 
Port Hardy, BC, Canada
; Canada
No. of positions: 
1
Desired education level: 
Master'sPhDPostdoctoral fellow

Enhancing the efficiency of blow-offs in municipal water services to reduce non-revenue water - ON-741

Project type: 
Research
Desired discipline(s): 
Engineering - other, Engineering, Operations research, Mathematical Sciences, Resources and environmental management, Natural Sciences
Name of company: 
City of Greater Sudbury
Estimated length of project: 
Longer than 1 year
Preferred start date: 
As soon as possible.
Location(s): 
Sudbury, ON, Canada
; Canada
No. of positions: 
1
Desired education level: 
Master'sPhD

Sediment Plume Modeling - ON-697

Project type: 
Research
Desired discipline(s): 
Aerospace studies, Engineering, Engineering - computer / electrical, Engineering - other
Name of company: 
Impossible Mining Canada Inc.
Estimated length of project: 
6 months to 1 year
Preferred start date: 
11/14/2022
Location(s): 
Collingwood, ON, Canada
; Canada
; Canada
; Canada
No. of positions: 
1
Desired education level: 
CollegeUndergraduate/BachelorMaster'sPhDPostdoctoral fellowRecent graduate

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