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NOSM University seeks student applications for Summer Studentship Program

Posted on December 21, 2022

Student applications to NOSM University’s Summer Studentship Program open February 1–15, 2023.

Established by the Ministry of Health and Long-Term Care, NOSM University’s Summer Studentship Program provides regulated health-care students with an opportunity to gain work experience in their field of study. Students from the following eligible health-care professions are invited to apply: medicine, nursing, rehabilitation, pharmacy, dietetics, medical laboratory and radiation technologists, midwifery, kinesiology, pharmacy speech language pathologist, audiologist, respiratory therapist, and occupational and physiotherapy.

Before applying, students are asked to read about previous summer students’ experiences and review the program FAQs to ensure they meet all eligibility requirements.
NOSM University may request additional information from applicants after the application period closes. Successful applicants will be matched to health-care agencies. The selection of candidates, job duties, rate of pay, and duration of the employment contract is determined by the employing agency.

For additional information, or to submit a question online, please visit


NOSM University is Canada’s first independent medical university and one of the greatest education and physician workforce strategy success stories of Northern Ontario. More than just a medical university, it was purpose-built to address the health needs of the region. While advocating for equitable access to care, the university contributes to the economic development of Northern Ontario. NOSM University relies on the commitment and expertise of the peoples of Northern Ontario to educate health-care professionals to practise in Indigenous, Francophone, rural, remote, and underserved communities. With a focus on diversity, inclusion and advocacy, NOSM University is an award-winning, socially accountable organization renowned for its innovative model of distributed, community-engaged education and research.

For information regarding NOSM University’s Summer Studentship Program, please contact:

Nova Mason
Community Relations Coordinator
Northern Ontario School of Medicine
Phone: 1-800-461-8777 ext. 7520 or 807-766-7520

For media enquiries, please contact:

Kimberley Larkin
Manager, Communications
NOSM University
Cell: 705-669-7943