Mitacs Business Strategy Internship (MBSI) program
Haskayne School of Business has partnered with Mitacs to launch Mitacs Business Strategy Internship (MBSI) program. The program will award $10,000 of funding to each interested and eligible undergraduate and graduate student selected to undertake a four-month (450 to 480 hours) internship with a business, including for-profit and not-for-profit organizations. The Haskayne School of Business and the business will each contribute $2,500 (plus applicable taxes) and Mitacs will contribute the remaining $5,000.
Students will complete a strategic analysis of the business help them restore or modify their operations in a new business environment disrupted by the COVID-19 pandemic. Throughout the program, Mitacs will provide optional online professional development opportunities to students.
Real world experience
Provide students with the opportunity to apply their skills and business acumen to real-world experiential learning opportunities, while expanding their networks within the business community.
Support the business community
Provide support to businesses who need additional assistance to adapt to the new economic reality.
Build and strengthen connections and collaborations between the Haskayne School of Business and the business community.
Information for students
Information for employers
July 2, 2020
Employer application opens until all 50 positions are filled.
July 8, 2020
Students start applying on CareerLink.
July 20, 2020
First day an internship can start.
Sept. 15, 2020
Last day an internship can start.
Dec. 31, 2020
All internships must complete.
Jan. 8, 2021
Last day for students to submit final report.
Jan. 15, 2021
Last day for supervisors and students to complete exit survey.