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Summer Undergraduate Research Program (URP)

Are you interested in health equity or minority research? Or are you from a population that’s underrepresented in research?

Then don’t miss the opportunity to apply for the Summer Undergraduate Research Program (URP), a program of the U of M’s Clinical and Translational Science Institute and Center for Health Equity.

The research training program offers the following to its members:

  • The opportunity to develop research skills and experience in clinical and translational science
  • A structured core curriculum, including mentored research projects, weekly seminars, networking activities, small group discussions, and a final poster presentation
  • A stipend of ~$424/week for 10-12 weeks over the summer of 2014
  • Travel funding to present at a scientific conference (awarded to outstanding projects)

Applications are due by noon on March 7, 2014.

Questions? Contact Megan Hoffman at

Learn more about URP and apply.