Mitacs works with industry and not-for-profit partners who need academic research expertise to help solve their toughest challenges. These partners come from all industry sectors and are located across Canada and abroad.

We are seeking college, graduate students, and postdocs for the collaborative projects with industry or not-for-profit partners below. Please use the filters below to search the available projects. If you find one or more projects of interest, please discuss the opportunity with your academic supervisor; if they are supportive, please apply using the link at the end of the project description.

If we determine there is a match, we will connect you and your academic supervisor with the partner to discuss and develop the Mitacs research proposal.

If you are a company or not-for-profit needing academic expertise for an upcoming project, please complete this form.

If you are a faculty member at an academic institution in Canada and are interested in one of the projects, please contact a member of our business development team.

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Gamification of a community broadcasting hub- ON-400

Desired discipline(s): 
Engineering - computer / electrical, Engineering, Computer science, Mathematical Sciences, Cultural studies, Social Sciences & Humanities, Design, Economics, Education, Hospitality and tourism, Interactive arts and technology, Journalism / Media studies and communication, Public administration, Social work
Name of company: 
Neona
Estimated length of project: 
6 months to 1 year
Preferred start date: 
As soon as possible.
Location(s): 
Thunder Bay, ON, Canada
; Canada
; Canada
; Canada
No. of positions: 
1 or 2

Yukon Mining Sector Analysis- YT-005

Desired discipline(s): 
Statistics / Actuarial sciences, Mathematical Sciences, Business, Social Sciences & Humanities, Economics
Name of company: 
Yukon Chamber of Mines
Estimated length of project: 
Longer than 1 year
Preferred start date: 
As soon as possible.
Location(s): 
YT, Canada
No. of positions: 
2+

YWCHSB response to COVID-19- YT-004

Desired discipline(s): 
Business, Social Sciences & Humanities, Economics
Name of company: 
Yukon Workers’ Compensation Health and Safety Board (YWCHSB)
Estimated length of project: 
4 to 6 months
Preferred start date: 
01/04/2021
Location(s): 
Whitehorse, YT, Canada
No. of positions: 
1

REVyzed- Creating longer-term sustainability for organizations beyond the crisis- YT-003

Desired discipline(s): 
Business, Social Sciences & Humanities, Economics, Public administration
Name of company: 
YZED Projects Inc.
Estimated length of project: 
4 to 6 months
Preferred start date: 
As soon as possible.
Location(s): 
YT, Canada
No. of positions: 
1

Addressing the best strategies for Yukon non-profit organizations to mitigate the impact of COVID-19, and move forward toward recovery, resilience and innovation- YT-001

Desired discipline(s): 
Business, Social Sciences & Humanities, Cultural studies, Economics, Family and consumer science, Journalism / Media studies and communication, Public administration, Social work, Sociology
Name of company: 
Volunteer Bénévoles Yukon
Estimated length of project: 
4 to 6 months
Preferred start date: 
As soon as possible.
Location(s): 
Whitehorse, YT, Canada
No. of positions: 
1
Preferred institutions: 
Yukon University

Smart Thermal Window Attachments- AB-059

Desired discipline(s): 
Engineering - computer / electrical, Engineering, Engineering - mechanical, Engineering - other, Computer science, Mathematical Sciences, Environmental sciences, Natural Sciences
Name of company: 
26 Celsius
Estimated length of project: 
Longer than 1 year
Preferred start date: 
As soon as possible.
Location(s): 
Calgary, AB, Canada
No. of positions: 
1
Preferred institutions: 
Southern Alberta Institute of Technology, University of Alberta, University of British Columbia, University of Calgary, University of Saskatchewan

Collaborative robot system for flexible manufacturing- QC-366

Desired discipline(s): 
Engineering - computer / electrical, Engineering, Engineering - other, Education, Social Sciences & Humanities
Name of company: 
Promark Electronics
Estimated length of project: 
6 months to 1 year
Preferred start date: 
02/15/2021
Location(s): 
Montreal, QC, Canada
; Canada
No. of positions: 
2

AI Suite of Dynamic Planning and 360 degrees business decision making- QC-365

Desired discipline(s): 
Computer science, Mathematical Sciences, Mathematics, Operations research
Name of company: 
Promark Electronics
Estimated length of project: 
Longer than 1 year
Preferred start date: 
02/15/2021
Location(s): 
Montreal, QC, Canada
No. of positions: 
3

Advanced Marine Coatings – Development, characterization, and assessment of Smart Marine Coatings- NS-014

Desired discipline(s): 
Engineering - chemical / biological, Engineering, Engineering - civil, Engineering - mechanical, Engineering - other, Biology, Life Sciences, Chemistry, Natural Sciences, Environmental sciences, Oceanography
Name of company: 
Graphite Innovation & Technologies
Estimated length of project: 
Longer than 1 year
Preferred start date: 
As soon as possible.
Location(s): 
Dartmouth, NS, Canada
; Canada
No. of positions: 
3
Preferred institutions: 
Dalhousie University, Memorial University of Newfoundland, University of New Brunswick, University of Prince Edward Island

Creation of an Augmented Reality Engine for the Dynamic Tracking of Actors in 3D Space- ON-399

Desired discipline(s): 
Engineering - computer / electrical, Engineering, Education, Social Sciences & Humanities, Interactive arts and technology, Visual arts
Name of company: 
Rubber Match Productions
Estimated length of project: 
Flexible
Preferred start date: 
As soon as possible.
Location(s): 
Toronto, ON, Canada
No. of positions: 
1-3
Preferred institutions: 
OCAD University, Ryerson University, University of Waterloo

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