High School Program
The DRC is pleased to be able to offer high school programs geared towards Grade 11 students. These programs have been designed to offer high school students the opportunity to explore cancer research from the front lines and learn the latest techniques being used today in the fight against cancer. Students spend the summer at the Trev and Joyce Deeley Research Centre in the BC Cancer Agency. Schools that are eligible to apply , are schools located on Vancouver Island.
Xavier Pelletier High School Internship Program
The High School Internship Program (HSIP) is an 8-week summer program that runs from July-August each summer. Students need to apply by March 1st of every year. All secondary schools on Vancouver Island are eligible to nominate (two) Grade 11 students. Interested students should contact the science department at their school to inquire about the school's internal process for determining the nominees.
See attached links to print out the application and forms.
The next Cancer Education Retreat will be held on April 22, 2017
Previous HSIP Interns:
Cancer Education Retreat
High School Internship Retreat Day Group photo: April 23, 2016
Previous HSIP Retreat Day Groups:
For more information about the high school programs, please contact Angela Lum, Research/High School Internship Administration, at 250.519.5700 or via email firstname.lastname@example.org