The American Heart Association Summer Undergraduate Student Fellowship Program (AHA)

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 Deadline: 

February 15, 2019
   

Start Date: 

May
   

Duration: 

10 weeks, May through August 2019
   

Location: 

San Diego, CA
   

Area of Interest: 

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

Category: 

Education
   

Description: 

The Departments of Medicine and Bioengineering as well as the Academic Enrichment Program at UC San Diego are proud to partner with the American Heart Association (AHA) and the Institute of Engineering in Medicine, to enable 5 undergraduate students with the possibility for a 10 week research experience during the summer of 2019.

The objective of the award is to encourage students from all disciplines to consider research careers in areas that are relevant for the mission of the AHA. Student from disadvantaged backgrounds and underrepresented minorities are particularly encouraged to apply for this fellowship experience.
   

Benefits: 

$4,000 stipend; travel and living subsidies available.

   

Major(s): 

Biological Sciences
Biomedical Engineering
Biomedical Engineering: Premedicine

   

GPA: 

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

Required 
Documents: 

Resume
Personal Statement
Letters of Recommendation
Other: GPA and/or unofficial transcripts; up-to-date CV or biosketch
 

Contact: 

Dr. Kirsten Kung
Phone: 858-822-3750    
Email: kkung@ucsd.edu

 

Program Website: 

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