Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory Summer Undergraduate Research Program

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 Deadline: 

January 16, 2019
   

Start Date: 

June 10, 2019
   

Duration: 

10 Weeks, June 10- August 10, 2019
   

Location: 

Cold Spring Harbor, NY
   

Area of Interest: 

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

Category: 

Education
   

Description: 

The summer Undergraduate Research Program (URP) at Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory (CSHL) provides a unique opportunity for young people from around the world to learn first-hand about genetics, cell biology, neurobiology, and molecular biology by working and living in a scientific community that is renowned for its research and educational programs. The fundamental objective of the URP program is to give students an opportunity to conduct first-rate research. Participants learn about scientific reasoning, laboratory methods, theoretical principles, and scientific communication. Approximately 20-25 students from around the world are accepted to the 10-week program each summer. Students work with Laboratory staff on independent research projects in the mentor's field of expertise, specifically in the areas of cancer biology, neurobiology, plant biology, cell biology, genetics, molecular and structural biology, or computational biology.
   

Benefits: 

$5,250 stipend, room & board.

   

Major(s): 

Aerospace Engineering
Aerospace Engineering
Aerospace Engineering
See Web site for more information

   

GPA: 

3.5

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

Required 
Documents: 

Resume
Personal Statement
Letters of Recommendation
Other:
 

Contact: 

URP Representative
Watson School of Biological Sciences, Undergraduate Research Program
Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory, 1 Bungtown Road
Cold Spring Harbor, NY 11724
Phone: (516) 367-6890    
Email: urpadmin@cshl.edu

 

Program Website: 

http://www.cshl.edu/URP/
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