Novartis Institutes for BioMedical Research
181 Massachusetts Avenue
Academic Partnerships and External Innovation
Cambridge, MA 02139

P: (617) 871-8000

Director: Mareshia Donald

Contact: Mareshia Donald
P: (617) 871-8000

Scientific Summer Scholars Program

Year Program Started: 2009

Max. Participants/Year: 20 to 25

Application Deadline: December 2019 (See Website)

Program Timeframe: 10 weeks in summer

Academic Level Targeted: college, graduate school

Racial/Ethnic Focus: any racial/ethnic group

Type of Program: internship/fellowship

Program Attributes: salary provided, mentors/advisors provided, housing provided to a select number of scholars based on financial needs

Program Acceptance Requirements: GPA/academic standing (scholars should have completed at least sophomore year by the start of the program)

Primary Science Discipline(s) Targeted: anatomy, biochemistry, biology, bio (cellular), bio (molecular), biophysics, biotechnology, chemistry, epidemiology, engineering (biomed), genetics, pre-medicine, pathology, pharmacology, science (biomed), science (computer, mathematical), statistics/biometrics/biostatistics, veterinary science