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Preprofessional Opportunities

University of Massachusetts - Summer Undergraduate Research Program


Category: Summer
Type: Research
Location: Worcester Massachusetts
Deadline: Late February


Karen J. Zirpola

Office of Research, S1-859
UMass Medical School
55 Lake Avenue North
Worcester, Massachusetts 01655

(508) 856-5033
Fax: (508) 856-4888


Open to U.S. citizens and permanent residents


Summer Undergraduate Research Fellowship Program (SURFP) is a program that provides an opportunity to explore careers in the biomedical sciences (MD/PhD or PhD). Students may work with faculty in disciplines of biochemistry, cancer, cell biology, diabetes, molecular genetics, molecular medicine, pathology, pharmacology, and molecular toxicology. Trainees will receive a stipend of $4,000. Housing provided for approx. $50 per week.