Broad Institute of MIT and Harvard
75 Ames St
Cambridge, MA 02142

P: (617) 714-7012

Director: Gisselle Velez-Ruiz

Contact: Gisselle Velez-Ruiz
P: (617) 714-7012

Broad Biomedical Postbaccalaureate Scholars Program (BBPS)

Year Program Started: 2016

Application Deadline: 1/20/2020

Program Timeframe: 2 years

Academic Level Targeted: college

Racial/Ethnic Focus: any racial/ethnic group

Type of Program: education, research, career/academic planning

Program Attributes: salary provided, mentors/advisors provided

Primary Science Discipline(s) Targeted: bio (cellular), bio (molecular), chemistry, engineering (biomed), genetics, science (biomed), science (computer, mathematical), science (health), statistics/biometrics/biostatistics

Additional Comments: Two-year program run by the Broad Diversity, Education and Outreach office, BBPS offers participants a comprehensive, structured and immersive experience that includes groundbreaking research and academic and career guidance. The program is designed to diversify the biomedical research field and support the participants development of knowledge, expertise and skills both inside and outside the lab.