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Biomedical Research Apprenticeship Program (BioMedRAP)


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Academic Level:
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Undergraduates - First Year
Undergraduates - Sophomore
Undergraduates - Junior
Undergraduates - Senior

Note: this opportunity encourages applications from community college students.

Description:
The BioMedRAP is designed to recruit exceptional students interested in careers in biological and biomedical sciences with an intensive 10-week laboratory experience at one of the top research institutions in the nation. Participants will engage in an independent research project under the mentorship of faculty at Washington University in St. Louis. Students who have had prior research experience and are currently enrolled in a U.S. undergraduate program are encouraged to apply to BioMedRAP.

The stipend for the 2014 program is very competitive and is quite ample to sustain you while in St. Louis. We provide housing, travel and many meals throughout the summer. Program activities include seminars, individualized career counseling, workshops on applying to Ph.D. and M.D. /Ph.D. programs, social activities and much more. The program will conclude with a symposium featuring research presentations by participants.

The information available from the website will guide you through the application process. We recommend that you complete all of the components of your application as early as possible to ensure all materials are received prior to the deadline.

Please feel free to contact Ms. Rochelle D. Smith, Director of Diversity, Summer Programs and Community Outreach at (314) 362-7963 or toll-free at 1-800-852-9074 (option 4) if you have any questions after reviewing the application instructions.


Application Deadline: 2/1/2018
Note: Most programs maintain a similar program cycle (including similar application deadlines) year after year. Click here to understand dates and deadlines on PathwaysToScience.org.

Program Dates: 5/29/2018 - 8/4/2018

Participating Institution(s):
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Washington University School of Medicine (Lead)

Program Materials:
 • Program Website 

This Program can be Described by:
Academic Disciplines:
Biology
Biomedical Engineering
Cellular Biology
Ecology & Evolution
Genetics & Genomics
Microbiology
Molecular Biology
Neuroscience
Physiology
Plant Sciences

Keywords:
Immunology
Neurobiology

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This program is funded by:
National Institute of Health (NIH)


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