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Apply for a Transformative Talent Internship

Submitted by tloehr on Wed, 04/12/2017 - 2:30pm

Once you have secured an internship opportunity and have approval from your supervisor and/or your Graduate Program Director, you can begin your Transformative Talent Internship application.

The application process has multiple steps. Start the process early. Your application should be submitted at least 10 weeks before you intend to start your internship. Email your completed application to

Before you apply

Get approval from your graduate program to participate in an internship.

Find and secure a suitable internship opportunity.                                                                                          

Confirm you and the internship opportunity meet the eligibility requirements and understand the regulations in the Graduate Calendar.


The Transformative Talent Internship Application Form requires:

  • Graduate Supervisor and Graduate Program Director signatures (thesis-based), or Graduate Program Director signature (course-based) 
  • Internship placement details
    • position profile
    • internship supervisor contact information
    • internship salary
    • Expected hours of work
    • Learning Outcomes

Email your completed application to

After you apply

The Internship Review Committee will review your application to ensure it meets the criteria. Within 6 - 8 weeks of applying, you will receive a letter stating if your internship will be funded.

If your internship is funded, you will receive a Transformative Talent Internship scholarship (see Funding).

You will need to register in the appropriate internship course for each term during which you are in your internship. When your internship is approved, you will be emailed the correct internship course registration form to complete.

Questions about the application? Contact

*This project is made possible by the Government of Alberta