The Ward Family Summer Student Research Program


The Ward Summer Student Research Program provides the opportunity to experience a unique interdisciplinary mentorship experience. Successful incumbents will have opportunities to work with their mentor on a research project and participate in events, such as the Bloorview Research Institute Lunch & Learns. Students will also participate in the annual Ward Summer Student Research Day, where they will have an opportunity to present their findings to the organization and its visitors.

Read more about 2016 research day.

Applications for the 2017 Ward Summer Student Research Program are now closed. Please check back for 2018 application dates and deadlines. 

Upcoming event

11th Annual Ward Summer Student Research Day

Join us at the Ward Summer Student Research Day to celebrate our students and learn about the research projects they’ve worked on over the summer. This year, Holland Bloorview’s research institute had over 1,600 applicants for Ward Summer Student Research Program. Eighteen students were selected from across the country and are working closely with their scientist mentors to advance childhood disability research in the areas of acquired brain injury, applied innovation, child development, and participation & inclusion.

When: Tuesday, July 25, 2017

Time: 8:30 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.

Where: Holland Bloorview Kids Rehabilitation Hospital, 150 Kilgour Road, Toronto, ON  M4G 1R8, Conference Centre 1E200 & 1E201 


For questions, please email BRIevents@hollandbloorview.ca.

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