Brigham and Women's Hospital
1620 Tremont Street, 3-014
Boston, MA 01545

Director: Eldrin Foster Lewis

Contact: Leila Aruri
P: (617) 732-6909

Summer Training in Academic Research and Scholarship (STARS) Program

Year Program Started: 2009

Max. Participants/Year: 8

Application Deadline: late January

Program Timeframe: Summer (June-August)

Academic Level Targeted: college, medical school

Racial/Ethnic Focus: African American, Native American, Latinx/Hispanic, Native Hawaiian, Alaska Native.

Type of Program: research, mentoring

Program Attributes: housing provided, transportation provided, stipend provided, mentors/advisors provided

Program Acceptance Requirements: class year (undergraduate junior or senior, or first-year medical student)

Primary Science Discipline(s) Targeted: biochemistry, biology, chemistry, medicine, science (health)