The Forsyth Institute
245 First Street
Cambridge, MA 02142

P: (617) 892-8366

Director: Martin A. Taubman

Contact: Anna Rivkin
P: (617) 892-8244

Educational Outreach Program

Year Program Started: 1992

Max. Participants/Year: 8-10

Application Deadline: early April

Program Timeframe: July - August (eight weeks), Presentation and Award ceremony in mid-September

Academic Level Targeted: grades 9-11

Racial/Ethnic Focus: any racial/ethnic group

Type of Program: research, internship/fellowship

Program Attributes: non-credit

Program Acceptance Requirements: class year (completed freshman or sophomore year), area of residence (high school students from Boston and Cambridge Public Schools), GPA/academic standing (good), must have taken biology

Primary Science Discipline(s) Targeted: biology, bio (molecular), chemistry, pre-dentistry, genetics, science (biomed), statistics/biometrics/biostatistics