University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry Summer Scholars Program

Application Deadline

February 28, 2022

The Summer Scholars Program is designed to encourage students from historically underrepresented minority groups in the STEM fields interested in a PhD degree in the Biological or Biomedical Sciences and for students with a potential interest in attending graduate school at the University of Rochester. The Summer Scholars Program is aimed at providing research opportunities in all aspects of Biological or Biomedical Research to undergraduates may be considering applying to graduate (PhD) programs. 

Learn more about this opportunity here



  • Undergraduates from US local and national colleges and universities.
  • Undergraduates that are US citizens, permanent resident aliens or students with current F1 Visas from their host institutions in the United States.
  • Matriculated college sophomores or juniors with strong academic backgrounds (applicants must have a GPA of at least 3.00).

Research Offering Type

Internship Research Assistant

Research Offering Location

Research Eligibility: 

Research Offering Source


Contact Information

Ben Lovell
Program Manager
(585) 275-2933