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Research Experiences for Undergraduates


Program Location Major App Req. Deadline
Summer Undergraduate Residency in Public Health Kansas State University, Kansas Interest in Public Health and prepares students to enter the Master of Public Health program or advance study TBD TBD
The Travelers Summer Research Fellowship Program for Premedical Students Weill Cornell Medical College Premed Atleast a college junior, official transcript, 2 letters of rec, 1 page interest essay and resume February 1
Summer Undergraduate Research Fellowship (SURF) Cinciccati Children's Hospital Medical Center Career interest in biomedical research or medicine Online application, personal statement, resume, 1 letter of rec, grade reports February 15th by 5:00PM EST
Summer Undergraduate Research Fellowship (SURF) Drexel University: College of Medicine Biomedical research Online application, 2 letters of rec, official transcripts TBD for 2013
Summer Undergraduate Research Fellowship (SURF) Mayo Clinic Biomedical research Online application, 1-2 page career statement, transcript, 2 letters of rec February 1
Summer Undergraduate Research Program Sloan Ketterling Biomedical related sciences Online application, official transcript, 2 letters of rec, admission essay February 1
Minneapolis Heart Institute Foundation (MHIF) Summer Research Internship Program Minneapolis Heart Institute Foundation, MN Pre-med with an interest in cardiovascular health care and research Download internship application, resume, transcript, reference letter January 31
Summer Internship Program in Biomedical Research at the National Institute of Health (NIH) National Institute of Health (various locations) Varies Resume, transcript, cover letter, contact information for 2 references TBD
The Summer Undergraduate Research Program ( SURP) at New York University Medical Center New York University Medical Center, NY Pre-med, The Sciences Complete online application, personal statement, letters of rec, official transcript February 1
Amgen Scholars Progam at UCLA University of California, Los Angeles, CA Biomedical Science, Chemistry, Bioengineering and chemical engineering Complete online application, faculty mentor request form, personal statement, unofficial transcript, letter of rec February 3
Research Experiences for Undergraduates (REU) in Physics & Astronomuy Louisiana State University Physics and Astronomy Complete application, 2-3 letters of recommendation, transcript, and a 1 page self statement February 15
Summer Student Research Program Methodist Research Institute at Indiana University Health The Sciences Complete application, statement of purpose, official transcript, 2 letters of rec TBD for 2013
Indiana University Simon Cancer Center Summer Research Program (SRP) Indiana University: Melvin and Bren Simon Cancer Institute Biomedical and behavior science Applications will post November 16th February 21
NSF-RUE Central Michigan University Mathematics Completed application form, 2 letters of recommendation, transcripts, short statement of purpose February 26
Summer Research Internship Program University of Virginia School of Medicine     February 21

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