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Bruins-In-Genomics (B.I.G.) Summer Research in Genomics and Bioinformatics


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Description:
Bruins-In-Genomics (B.I.G.) Summer is an intensive, practical experience in genomics and bioinformatics for students who are interested in integrating quantitative and biological knowledge, and pursuing graduate degrees in the biological, biomedical or health sciences.

The program includes next generation sequencing analysis workshops, weekly science talks by researchers, a weekly student journal club, professional development seminars, social activities, concluding poster sessions, and an optional GRE test prep course.

BIG Summer is a free program with multiple funding sources. The funds are available only to US citizens or permanent residents at a four-year college or university in the United States, Puerto Rico or other US territories. International students attending an HBCU are also eligible to receive funds.

All participants receive a $4,000.00 stipend. Housing and travel allowances are provided to out-of-state students.


Application Deadline: 1/27/2017
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Program Dates: 6/25/2017 - 8/18/2017

Participating Institution(s):
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University of California, Los Angeles (Lead)

Program Materials:
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Academic Disciplines:
Biology

Keywords:
Bioinformatics

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