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The Leadership Alliance Summer Research Program (SR-EIP)

Summer Research - Early Identification Program (SR-EIP)

SR-EIP is a fully paid summer internship that provides undergraduates with training and mentoring in the principles underlying the conduct of research and prepares them to pursue competitive applications to PhD or MD-PhD programs.

SR-EIP offers closely mentored research experiences in the life and physical sciences, social and behavioral sciences, and the humanities at over 20 research institutions across the country.

Program provides undergraduates with training and mentoring in the principles underlying the conduct of research and prepares them to pursue competitive applications to graduate schools. It is a gateway to ongoing resources, mentoring and professional networks to support all participants along their chosen career path. Is a rigorous research experience designed specifically for undergraduates interested in applying to PhD or MD-PhD programs.There is a special program with the Mellon Foundation for students in the Humanities and Social Sciences.

The Leadership Alliance encourages applications from:
Individuals from groups traditionally underrepresented in research careers in the sciences, social sciences and humanities in the academic, public or private sectors, including students who identify as African Americans, Hispanic Americans, American Indians, Alaska Natives, Native Hawaiians, and other Pacific Islanders. Individuals with disabilities; Individuals from disadvantaged backgrounds; Undergraduates who bring diversity to academic study by reason of their culture, class, race, ethnicity, background, work and life experiences, skills and interests.

Website:
http://www.theleadershipalliance.org/programs/summer-research

Deadline:
February 1

Application Procedure:
Student applies directly

Eligible to Apply:

Undergraduate: Sophomore or Junior

Graduate: None

Award Type:
Research

Award Period:
Summer (Undergraduate)

Disciplines / Areas of Study or Interest:
STEM fields, Social Sciences and Humanities

Additional Qualifications:
US citizen or permanent resident, GPA of 3.0 or better

Last Updated:
November 22, 2017

Last Updated: 9/12/17