Summer Research Opportunities
Undergraduate Research Program (URP): Application to open in March
CST's URP offers summer research opportunities.
Summer Cancer Research Institute (SCRI): Application Deadline 1/15/2021
The SCRI program is an 8-week intensive summer program supported by the National Cancer Institute. Undergraduate and Graduate students interested in pursuing biomedical, clinical & population-based cancer research are welcome to apply. Applications can be completed at: https://bit.ly/2Suq9J2 (a Google account is necessary to access the application).
Summer Research Internship for Minority Students (SRIMS:) Application Deadline: 2/12/2021
The SRIMS program at the Marshall University Joan C. Edwards School of Medicine (MU JCESOM) in WV includes 9-weeks of graduate-level research in the field of biomedical sciences. Participants receive formal research training while expanding their learning experience through workshops, seminars on current topics, mentoring and professional networking. Click Here for more information.
The Nemours Summer Undergraduate Research Program (NSURP): Application Deadline 1/15/2021
The NSURP is a 10-week, full-time program that offers opportunities consisting of laboratory-based, translational, and clinical biomedical research projects. The available positions are located at multip[le Nemours sites in DE, PA, and FL. Program dates are June 1 through August 6, 2021. During the program, Nemours clinical and research faculty will guide students through the process of formulating and testing hypotheses, interpreting data, and communicating results, while working on active research projects. Available projects vary each year. Training is provided on human subjects protection, animal welfare, responsible conduct of research, and research ethics. Program activities include a student-focused seminar series, undergraduate-oriented journal club, and opportunities for shadowing (in-person program only) and engagement in other educational programs. All students present their research project and findings to the community via poster sessions and oral presentations. Click Here for more information.
Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia Pediatric Center of Excellence in Nephrology (CHOP PCEN): Application Deadline 1/29/2021
CHOP PCEN program aims to inspire future leaders in pediatric kidney disease research by engaging students in meaningful research and clinical experiences in pediatric nephrology. The program is open to undergraduate, post-graduate, or medical students*. Start and end dates are flexible as academic schedules may vary for each student; however, an 8 week commitment is required. Students will work with a mentor on a research project, and will have opportunities for didactic training and clinical shadowing in nephrology. Students will also attend seminars about research and careers in medicine, and will take one or more courses on epidemiology or data science. Students will receive a $4000 stipend. Please note: Housing is not provided as a part of the program. Click Here for more information.
Summer Research Experience for Undergraduates (REU) programs offered by NSF