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Mayo Graduate School - Summer Undergraduate Research Fellowship


Category: Summer
Type: Research
Location: Rochester Minnesota
Deadline: Early February


Glenda Mueller

Program Assistant, SURF Program
Mayo Graduate School
200 First Street SW
Rochester, MN 55905

(507) 284-3862


Students must be currently sophomores or juniors with a GPA of 3.0 and seriously considering a medical research career as a PhD or MD/PhD.


Summer Undergraduate Research Fellowship (SURF) gives students the opportunity to preview the dynamic research opportunities available to PhD and MD/PhD students. Fellowship recipients can choose from a wide variety of areas in the biomedical sciences. Appointees receive a fellowship award of $4000. Students are responsible for their own travel, housing and meals. Convenient, inexpensive housing is adjacent to the Rochester campus.