Spark Discovery Program at UNBC

Get ready to embark on a journey that could shape the course of your future. Welcome to SPARK Discovery Week at UNBC, a program tailored to exclusively for the inquisitive minds of grade 10 to 12 students! 

APPLICATIONS NOW OPEN! Submission received before July 1st will be given priority assessment.

Water research at Ness Lake
Plant research in the Enhanced Forestry Lab
Chemistry research

Unlock the Doors to Discovery

We believe that passion and curiosity drive innovation. That's why we're offering selected students the golden opportunity to dive into a week-long, immersive internship in our university's cutting-edge research labs - all completely free of charge!

Dates: July 22nd to 26th, 2024
Times: 9am to 4pm, with one hour lunch break

Fueling Dreams, Igniting Passions

Unlike traditional programs, we are not just looking at grades. We're seeking individuals with a fascination to explore all realms of research from Arts and Social Sciences to Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math (STEM).  

A Glimpse into the Future

Get ready to see science and engineering in action! You'll get hands-on experience, gaining skills that go beyond the classroom.

Shaping Tomorrow, Today

Cap off your transformative journey with an unforgettable end-of-week celebration! Showcase your newfound knowledge and experiences through captivating presentations, and forge lasting connections with fellow participants, researchers, and industry professionals.

Take the Leap

Don't just dream about a future in Research - seize the opportunity to make it a reality. Join us and discover the boundless possibilities awaiting you in the dynamic worlds of science and engineering. Together, let's ignite a spark that will illuminate the path to your brightest future!

Ready to ignite your passion for Research? Apply now and be a part of something extraordinary! 

Application Form* 

*Open from May 1st until program is full. Complete the form and send statement of interest to email provided.