Rockefeller University Summer Undergraduate Research Fellowship

Provides undergraduate research opportunity in variety of biology related fields. For 2nd and 3rd years; $5,000 stipend.

he Rockefeller University Summer Undergraduate Research Fellowship (SURF) program provides a unique opportunity for undergraduates to conduct laboratory research. SURF students work with leading scientists in a broad range of areas including biochemistry; structural biology and chemistry; molecular, cell and developmental biology; immunology; virology and microbiology; neuroscience; physics; and mathematical biology.

College sophomores and juniors are eligible to spend 10 weeks during the summer in a Rockefeller University laboratory. The program begins in early June and ends in mid-August. Placement in laboratories is centralized through the Dean’s Office. Students are matched with laboratories according to their stated research interests, and work on projects under the direct supervision of faculty, postdoctoral fellows and/or senior graduate students.

Deadline Information

Deadline: Saturday, February 1, 2020

Eligibility Requirements

2nd and 3rd year undergraduates

International students eligible

Application Process

Online application due February 2019