Programs

Programs for Stanford Undergraduates

 

Stanford Summer Research Program/Amgen Scholars Program

June 22 - August 24, 2019

The Stanford Summer Research Program in Biomedical Sciences/Amgen Scholars Program is a nine-week paid residential internship program serving undergraduates from across the country who want to prepare for and enter Ph.D. programs in biomedical sciences.  

SLAC National Accelerator Laboratory Science Undergraduate Laboratory Internships (SULI)

June 24 - August 23, 2019

SLAC offers 20-25 undergraduates an 8-9 week paid internship at the Stanford Linear Accelerator Center (SLAC) in Menlo Park, California.SULI interns receive a stipend, travel expenses and free housing on Stanford campus.

Summer Research in Geosciences and Engineering (SURGE)

June 21 - August 17, 2019

SURGE provides undergraduates (from Stanford and other U.S. institutions) with a mentored research experience in a geoscience or engineering laboratory. This fully funded, eight-week, summer residential program combines a rigorous research assignment with comprehensive training and mentoring. SURGE targets rising undergraduate juniors and seniors.

Clinical Anatomy Summer Program

June 17 - 28, 2019

The two-week Clinical Anatomy Summer Program is for high school students considering careers in procedure-based medical fields, such as surgery, dental surgery, EMTs/paramedics, and nursing. There is a $4,250 fee to participate. Students must be at least 15 years old.

VPUE-Sponsored Summer Research in Biology (B-SURP)

The Department of Biology offers paid research internships to current Stanford undergraduates who want to spend the summer participating in ongoing faculty research projects to learn biological research methods. Participating students are usually rising juniors who have completed at least one quarter of Bio core or Hum Bio 2A, or especially well-prepared rising sophomores. 

BioE Research Experience for Undergraduates

The Department of Bioengineering (BioE) offers Stanford undergraduates stipends to conduct research in partnership with BioE faculty and their research groups over the summer full-time for 10 weeks.

Canary CREST Program

June 17 - August 23, 2019

The Canary Center at Stanford is dedicated to early cancer detection research. As part of its efforts to train the next generation of scientists, the Canary CREST Program offers paid and unpaid 10-week summer internships for undergraduate students.

Genomics Research Internship Program (formerly GeneCamp)

June 17 - August 16, 2019

The Stanford Center for Genomics and Personalized Medicine is a hub of interdisciplinary research in genomics with a goal towards improving human health. The Genomics Research Internship Program offers a  9-week internship program for Bay Area high school students and undergraduates. There is no charge to participate.

Stanford Clinical Observation and Medical Transcription (COMET) Fellowship

June 3, 2019 - June 26, 2020

The COMET Fellowship is a one-year post-baccalaureate program designed for highly motivated students interested in pursuing a career in the health professions. Fellows are trained in medical terminology and chart transcription, and work side-by-side with faculty physicians as certified medical scribes seeing patients at Stanford. The tuition is $6,250

 

Bio-X Undergraduate Summer Research Program (Bio-X USRP)

June 24 - August 30, 2019

Bio-X USRP provides an opportunity for Stanford undergraduates to conduct hands-on research, build awareness of interdisciplinary areas, and network with Bio-X faculty for 10 weeks in the summer. Participants receive a $7,500 stipend.

Summer Undergraduate Research Fellowship (SURF)

June 22 - August 16, 2019

SURF is designed for undergraduates from Stanford and other U.S. institutions. SURF interns receive a stipend for 10 weeks during the summer to work with a faculty mentor in the School of Engineering and other students to produce an identifiable research result.

Science, Technology, and Medicine (STM) Summer Program

This program is designed for high school (rising juniors and seniors) and pre-medical undergraduate students interested in pursuing careers in medicine, STEM, medical research and development, or health care design, with a specific focus on Anesthesiology, Perioperative and Pain Medicine. Tuition is $4,200 with a $100 application fee.  Two sessions will be offered in 2019: June 17-June 28 and July 30-August 10.

Stanford Online

Stanford Online offers free online courses taught by Stanford faculty to lifelong learners worldwide, and a variety of professional education opportunities in conjunction with many of the University’s schools and departments.

Stanford ChEM-H Undergraduate Scholars Program

The Stanford ChEM-H Undergraduate Scholars Program provides interdisciplinary research experiences to students in the physical science, engineering, or life science fields. The program offers Stanford undergraduates the opportunity to gain depth in a research area complementary to their chosen or intended major.

Science, Technology, and Reconstructive Surgery (STaRS) Summer Internship Program

June 17 - August 2, 2019

Each year, the Division of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery hosts 15-30 talented high school and undergraduate students in our research laboratories.  The program is free to participants. STARS interns spend 7 weeks mastering basic lab techniques, participating in research projects, and presenting their work all under the mentorship of experienced researchers.

Carnegie Summer Internship in Plant Biology

 The Summer Internship in Plant Biology provides an opportunity for undergraduate students to gain research experience in plant research laboratories. The interns will work side-by-side with graduate students or postdoctoral researchers, and they will learn various laboratory skills, research methods, and knowledge of plant biology and life science.

Leadership Education for Aspiring Physicians (LEAP)

Leadership Education for Aspiring Physicians (LEAP) is a project-based seminar series designed for Bay Area premedical students seeking structured leadership development while improving community health and wellness.  Successful participants will develop, implement, and evaluate community-directed projects aimed at improving health outcomes for a community of their choosing.

 

The Radiological Sciences Laboratory Research Experience for Undergraduates

June 24 - August 30, 2019

The Radiological Sciences Laboratory (RSL) is a research division of the SOM Radiology Dept., specializing in Biomedical Imaging. Qualified undergraduate students from a variety of disciplines are encouraged to apply to work with RSL faculty, full time, over the summer quarter. Paid and unpaid positions are available.

CARE Student Summer Internship Program

June 17 - August 9, 2019

The Center for Asian Health Research and Education (CARE) at Stanford is offering an 8-week training program and internship in Data Science, Artificial Intelligence, and Medical Technology. Highly motivated undergraduate students and post-baccalaureates who are interested in careers in medicine, data science, artificial intelligence or Asian Health are invited to apply. Exceptionally qualified high school students who are 18 years old by June 17, 2019 will be considered. Tuition is $5,900. There is a $95 application fee.