- 20 Mentors
- 146 Alumni
- 52 Researchers
- 34 Published Case Studies
Founded in 1827, the University of Toronto (U of T) is Canada’s leading institution of learning, discovery and knowledge creation. One of the world’s top research-intensive universities, students learn from and work with preeminent thought leaders through a multidisciplinary network of teaching and research faculty, alumni and partners. Consistently ranked among the top 10 public universities worldwide, U of T has remarkable strengths in disciplines that span the humanities, social sciences, sciences and the professions. U of T’s three campuses host 93,000 undergraduate and graduate students from 159 countries, who are taught by 15,000 faculty.
How to Apply
To be eligible to be a Reach researcher, you must be an undergraduate or graduate student who is registered for the full next academic year (Fall & Winter) at the University of Toronto. Reach researchers are recruited from a variety of disciplines and academic backgrounds, such as: engineering, business, law, global affairs & public policy, public health, medicine, social sciences, and more. Reach research teams are unique due to their interdisciplinary and collaborative nature. This diversity of perspectives brings different lenses to the research process. Students learn from their peers and the experience prepares them for future collaboration in the workplace
- Online applications open for ~4 weeks
- Invitation to take part in interview and additional assessment tasks
- Final selection of research cohort
- Short Answer Questions
- Uploading Required Documentation
- Resume, unofficial transcript, annotated transcript, activity list.
- Anonymous Student Equity Survey (voluntary)
Applications for the 2023-24 cohort have closed. Please contact firstname.lastname@example.org to learn how to apply for the 2024-25 cohort.
The Reach Alliance is committed to building on initiatives that address systemic and structural barriers that impede access to opportunities for participation in the learning and scholarly activities as outlined in its Equity, Diversity & Inclusion Charter. If you require an accommodation to apply or participate in the interview process, please contact us at email@example.com.