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Summer Program for Undergraduate Research (SPUR)


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Academic Level:
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Undergraduates - First Year
Undergraduates - Sophomore
Undergraduates - Junior
Undergraduates - Senior
Post-Baccalaureate
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Note: this opportunity encourages applications from community college students.

Description:
The Summer Program for Undergraduate Research (SPUR) at the Medical College of Wisconsin (MCW) provides participants from across the country with significant, hands-on research experience in the biomedical sciences, biomedical engineering, epidemiology and public health, and bioinformatics/biostatistics.

Participants in SPUR receive a $3,500 stipend and fully-furnished housing accommodations. The housing is located in a fairly new complex which is located across the street from MCW's campus. The selection and placement process operates on a rolling basis starting in early February through mid-April. International students currently studying in the United States on a F1 visa are encouraged to apply.
accepts non-us citizens

Application Deadline: 2/1/2019

Program Dates: 5/29/2019 - 8/2/2019

Participating Institution(s):
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Medical College of Wisconsin (Lead)

Program Materials:
 • Program Website 

This Program can be Described by:
Academic Disciplines:
Biochemistry
Biology
Epidemiology
Genetics & Genomics
Medical Sciences
Microbiology
Neuroscience
Physiology
Statistics

Keywords:
Biostatistics
Cancer
Cardiovascular & Respiratory Physiology
Gene Expression Studies
Imaging Physics
Interdisciplinary
Microbial Biology
Molecular Biology
Neuroscience
Pharmacology

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This program is funded by:
National Institute of Health (NIH)


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