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Summer Scholars Program & Biology REU

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Academic Level:
For most summer research programs, this is your upcoming status as of the fall. Always check with the individual program's website for details.

Undergraduates - First Year
Undergraduates - Sophomore
Undergraduates - Junior
Undergraduates - Senior

Program Details:

-Each summer program lasts for a 10-week period.

-Summer trainees will work under the direct supervision of a participating faculty mentor or post-doctoral student.

-All summer trainees will be responsible for constructing a poster outlining their research at the conclusion of the program.

-Summer trainees will present their posters and research at a final formal symposium.

-All summer trainees will participate in research/educational seminars and presentations on graduate school and careers.

-Luncheons, group trips to area attractions and various social activities are organized for the chance to interact with University of Rochester graduate students and other summer trainees.

-A GRE General Test preparation course will be offered to students in their junior year.

-Each summer program offers a stipend of $450 per week.

-Housing will be provided in the University dorms for 10 weeks (if needed) at no charge.
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Application Deadline: 2/28/2024

Participating Institution(s):
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University of Rochester (Lead)

Program Materials:
 • Program Website 

This Program can be Described by:
Academic Disciplines:
Biomedical Engineering
General Medical & Life Sciences
Medical Sciences

Medical Biology

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This program is funded by:
National Science Foundation (NSF)

Page last updated 5/21/2023
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