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Summer Undergraduate Research Fellowship-LIVESTRONG Cancer Institutes

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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

Note: this opportunity encourages applications from community college students.

Fellows come from universities across Texas and the United States to spend ten weeks in laboratories at the Dell Medical School and The University of Texas at Austin. The goal of the Summer Undergraduate Research Fellowship (SURF) is to introduce the next generation of scientists to laboratory, translational and clinical research, and to spark an interest in a future cancer-related career.

Fellows work full time for 10 weeks from May to Aug.

Fellows get a stipend of $3,000, paid in two installments of 50 percent through direct deposit as they complete the program.

Participating Institution(s):
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University of Texas, Austin (Lead)

Program Materials:
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This Program can be Described by:
Academic Disciplines:
Bioinformatics & Genomics
Biomedical Engineering
Cellular Biology
Medical Sciences
Molecular Biology
Pharmaceutical Sciences

Biomolecular Engineering
Cellular Immunology
Gene Expression Studies
Health Disparities
Mass Spectrometry Techniques
Medical Biology
Medical Laboratory Research

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