UMass Med Summer '21 Research Program

Program Dates: May 23 - July 30, 2021 (Ten Week Program)

Program Description:

The University of Massachusetts Medical School (UMMS) Summer Undergraduate Research Program is a non-credit, ten-week, structured research experience sponsored by UMMS Office of Outreach Programs. The program consists of "hands-on" laboratory research with an investigator serving as a mentor, role model and advisor. 

The Summer Undergraduate Research Program is funded by the National Institute of Health (NIH) and UMMS Provost’s Office Summer Undergraduate Research Experience (SURE).

Goals:

The program is designed to provide participants in-depth exposure to actual bio medical research. Participants will create career-building connections between researchers, post docs, graduate students, and peers. The program encourages participants to consider biomedical research as a viable career choice.

Why should I apply?

• Intense research experience in state of the art laboratories

• Summer Research Fellows receive a stipend of $4000. Stipends are paid to participants in three payments over the ten week program

• Travel and housing is paid for and arranged by the program

• Transportation is provided week days to and from the campus

• Participants prepare and present a professional research poster 

Contact:

Phone: 508-856-2444   |   Email: summer.research@umassmed.edu

Applications must be submitted online from the Apply Now tab. The application submission deadline is March 1.

Employer: 

UMass Medical School

Deadline: 

Monday, March 1, 2021

Job Type: 

  • Internship

Department: 

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