Application

Application Status

Applications for Summer 2022 are accepted from November 1, 2021 through February 4, 2022.

Eligibility

photo of labworkThe program is open to rising college Juniors and Seniors who have a genuine interest in pursuing a career in scientific research related to cancer biology and/or the radiation sciences. They must have a GPA of 3.2 or higher at an accredited College or University to be eligible to apply. Letters of recommendation from two faculty members who can attest to the student’s work ethic and genuine interest in pursuing post graduate studies leading to a career in research are required. 

We encourage applications from students of all backgrounds, particularly those from underrepresented minority groups, disadvantaged backgrounds, socioeconomically disadvantaged, those with a disability as defined by the ADA, or who attend small colleges.

Application Process

The below PDF is the application form which you will need to fill out completely. In addition to some basic information about yourself, you will also need to include a personal statement explaining your interest in the program, two letters of recommendation, and a copy of your transcript. An official transcript may be needed upon your acceptance. If you have a CV, please include that as well.

Link to Application PDF

Electronic Submission

Please set the subject of the e-mail to: "Application, your name" and send it to supers@pennmedicine.upenn.edu

 

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