Cancer-focused Summer Undergraduate Research (CanSUR)

Location:
Cleveland, ,
United States
Term: Summer

The goal of this Case Western Reserve University program is to generate excitement for a future career in cancer research in highly motivated undergraduates and help them prepare for the next stage of their careers.

The CanSUR program will support 32 undergraduates for a 10-week period (June through August) each summer, beginning in 2019. Undergraduates will be accepted from colleges and universities from across the country to work with one of 82 Case Comprehensive Cancer Center (Case CCC) researchers. A stipend of $4,000 will be provided for the 10-week program. Housing and travel allowances are available for select appointees.

Key Components

  • Week 1 Cancer Immersion
  • Mentored Research Experience
  • Weekly Scientific and Career Enrichment Lunches
  • Cancer Career Opportunities Dinner
  • CanSUR Scholars’ Symposium

Fact Sheet

Discipline:
STEM
Eligibility:
Columbia College, Columbia Engineering, Columbia General Studies, Columbia Undergraduates, First Year, Junior, Senior, Sophomore, U.S. Citizen, U.S. Permanent Resident
Fellowship Type:
Summer Opportunity
Location:
Cleveland, ,
United States
Region:
North America
Term:
Summer

Dates & Deadlines

Summer
2019
Application Deadline: 
Friday, February 1, 2019