NOSM University seeks applicants for Summer Studentship Program

Press Release

Applications to NOSM University’s 2024 Summer Studentship Program are open February 1–15, 2024.

Established by the Ministry of Health and Long-Term Care, NOSM University’s Summer Studentship Program provides university students studying in a regulated health-care profession program with an opportunity to gain work experience.

Students from the following eligible health-care professions are invited to apply: medicine, nursing, rehabilitation, pharmacy, dietetics, medical laboratory and radiation technologists, midwifery, kinesiology, pharmacists, speech-language pathology, audiology, respiratory therapy, occupational physiotherapy

Before applying, students must review the program FAQs and 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 are determined by the employing agency.

NOSM University’s Summer Studentship Program helped alleviate a critical shortage in Hearstand has had an impact on many Northern communities. To see what previous summer students had to say, visit the Summer Student Experiences section on our website.

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

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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 people 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 the NOSM University Summer Studentship Program please contact:

Nova Mason
Community Relations Coordinator
NOSM University
Phone: 1-800-461-8777 ext. 7322 or 807-766-7520
For further information, please contact:


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