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CCA Accepting Applications for Internship Program

The CCA is now accepting applications for its 2021 Internship Program.

The program provides interns with an opportunity to gain experience working at the interface of science and public policy. Interns will participate in the development of assessments by conducting research in support of CCA’s expert panel process.

The internship program is a full-time commitment of six months. In line with the guidance of public health departments, the internship will begin as a remote opportunity due to the Covid-19 pandemic. The CCA office is located in Ottawa. 

Applicants must be recent graduates with a graduate or professional degree, or post-doctoral fellows, with a strong interest in science policy. The application deadline is January 11, 2021. The start date is March 1, 2021. Applications and letters of reference should be addressed to Anita Melnyk at

More information about the CCA Internship Program and the application process can be found here: