Janelia Farm Research Campus Undergraduate Scholars Program

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 Deadline: 

January 8, 2019
   

Start Date: 

June
   

Duration: 

10 Weeks, May - August
   

Location: 

Ashburn, VA
   

Area of Interest: 

Arts
Biomedical Sciences
Engineering, Computer Science, and Applied Sciences
Humanities
Physical Sciences
Social and Behavioral Sciences
Other:
   

Category: 

Education
   

Description: 

The Janelia Undergraduate Scholars program is a 10-week summer program aimed at well-prepared, independent, and committed students with significant research experience. We accept undergraduates and post-baccalaureate students who have not committed to a PhD program.

Janelia undergraduate scholars are dedicated future scientists, engineers, and mathematicians who are interested in exploring:
•Behavioral & Systems Neuroscience
•Cellular & Molecular Neuroscience
•Evolution & Genetics
•Instrumentation & Computational Tool Development
•Neuronal Cell Biology
•Optical Physics & Imaging
•Structural Biology & Biochemistry
•Theory & Computational Neuroscience

This program provides an outstanding research experience, an opportunity to network with colleagues at all career levels, and a chance to form lifelong scientific collaborations and friendships. Stay on our beautiful campus and explore Washington DC, Northern Virginia, and the surrounding area.
   

Benefits: 

$5,000 stipend, on-site housing, food, social activities and travel

   

Major(s): 

Neurobiology
Biomedical Engineering
Biological Sciences
See Web site for more information

   

GPA: 

   
Year In School at 
start of program: 
Freshman
Sophomore
Junior
Senior
   
Employment 
 Eligibility: 
Has Citizenship
Has Permanent Residence
Has Work Permit
Other: Valid student visa acceptable
   

Required 
Documents: 

Resume
Personal Statement
Letters of Recommendation
Other: Transcripts
 

Contact: 

Ms. Ashley Munteanu

Email: students@janelia.hhmi.org

 

Program Website: 

http://www.janelia.org/student-programs
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