Undergrad Summer Research

Junior and senior undergraduate students interested in gaining summer research experience in biophysics can apply to the Biological SIGNALS Biological Sciences Summer Research Program (IBS-SRP) section at the University of Wisconsin-Madison chaired by Dr. Meyer Jackson in partnership with the Biochemistry program. Accepted students work full-time for 10 weeks in a biophysics lab, exposing the students to valuable graduate level research and providing students with a mentor. The program requires no fees or tuition and provides students with a stipend, housing, travel expense, partial food allowance and University of Wisconsin-Madison resources. The link for the application can be found at the IBS-SRP website.

2017 Program: May 30th - August 5th, 2017

Application Deadline: November 1, 2016 - February 15, 2017

Eligibility: Eligible students must be US citizens and have at least a 3.0 GPA and be between their sophomore and senior year. African American, Hispanic, Native American, Southeast Asian, Native Alaska or Native Pacific Islander students or students who are the first in their families to attend college or who attend a small school without research opportunities are strongly encouraged to apply.