Resources for Companies
Mitacs offers a suite of research and training programs which enable companies to connect with top Canadian and international researchers:
This program gives Canadian companies a competitive advantage by connecting the with high-quality research expertise. Through Mitacs-Accelerate, graduate students and postdoctoral fellows from over 50 universities apply their specialized expertise to business research challenges. Armed with the very latest tools, techniques, and innovations, the intern (a graduate student or postdoctoral fellow) brings a new perspective to the problem faced by the industry partner. For each 4 month project, both Mitacs and the company partner contribute $7,500. More information is available here.
Elevate gives companies access to a highly-qualified, unique pool of talent - new PhDs. Elevate Fellows undertake a major industrial research project that is co-funded by Mitacs and a partner company. Click here to learn more about Mitacs Elevate.
Mitacs Enterprise connects small to medium-sized companies (SME) operating in a STEM sector throughout Southern Ontario with high-potential, new college or university graduates for a six-month period with the cost shared by Mitacs. The SMEs get access to a highly-talented and trained workforce who can help them meet the demands of their business environment immediately and in the years to come. SMEs will not only find that they have qualified, motivated interns who are eager to make a difference, it will also provide an excellent opportunity to evaluate future potential talent for their business.Click here to learn more.