Opportunities in Genomics Research

National Human Genome Research Institute

National Institutes of Health
U.S. Department of Health and Human Services


Opportunities in Genomics Research

Application Deadline Web Site
March 22, 2010 The Genome Center at Washington University in St. Louis

Overview

Purpose/Mission:
To establish programs that will increase diversity in genomic sciences and related fields by encouraging students to pursue graduate degrees in these fields.

Opportunities in Genomics Research: Undergraduate Scholars Program
An eight-week summer program providing students with an intensive, mentored research experience in genomics and related fields. Program enrichment activities include: Kaplan GRE course, journal club, career counseling/workshops, presentation/writing skills and social activities.

Opportunities in Genomics Research: Extensive Study
A one-year post-baccalaureate program, for recent college graduates. Students will work in the labs at the Genome Center as a research technician, to enhance their laboratory skills. Program enrichment activities include: Kaplan Graduate Record Exam (GRE) course, university courses, career counseling and others.

Requirements

General Applicant Requirements (all programs):

Participating Faculty:

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Last Reviewed: March 22, 2012