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Northrop Frye Summer Research Experience

The 2021 competition will open soon.

Scholarship value: $5,700
Duration: Four months (May to August)

First awarded in 2001, the Northrop Frye Summer Research Experience Scholarship in Ecology and Evolutionary Biology enables an outstanding student who has recently completed BIO120H to spend four months (May to August) in the laboratory of a faculty member, assisting with a project.

Eligibility Requirements

  • You must have completed BIO120H (St. George campus). Note: priority will be given to students who completed BIO120 in the Fall 2020 session.
  • You must obtain an average of at least 85% in the university courses you are presently taking or have taken (e.g., if you are taking five courses this year, you estimate that your average among these courses will be at least 85%).

How to Apply

  • E-mail bio120@utoronto.ca with the complete application form (available soon) with “Northrop Frye Award” in the subject line.
  • Short-listed applicants will be contacted for an interview. 
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