Scholarship Detail

UC Berkeley Genentech Scholars Program (An Undergraduate Summer Research Program in Biological Sciences)

Program Information

Deadline Month: February
Application Deadline Dates: 02/01/2017
Award Amount: $4,000
UCB Students Only
The UCB Genentech Foundation Biological Sciences Minority Summer Research Program aims to increase the number of UCB minority students who are interested in pursuing research careers in the biological sciences. This research intensive summer program enhances participants' research skills, and increases their competitiveness as candidates for admission to prestigious graduate and professional institutions. In addition, this program exposes participants to the diversity of research offered at UC Berkeley and encourages an interdisciplinary approach in advancing science. Participants are encouraged to pursue a doctoral degree and research careers in the biological sciences and biotechnology.
Application Available: Organization Website

Eligibility Requirements

Class Level: Sophomore, Junior, Senior
Application Form: Yes
Descriptors: Minority
Restricted: Must be African American, Native American, Pacific Islander, Puerto Rican, Mexican/Latino/Chicano American, or Filipino American
Citizenship: U.S. Citizen, Permanent Resident
Other Requirements:
Sophomores ( 3 semesters of college experience), juniors, and non-graduating seniors who are returning in the fall to continue their undergraduate studies are eligible.

Submission Requirements

Application Form: Yes

Further Information

UCB Genentech Scholars Program
158 Barrows Hall MC#2990
CA , 94 720
amgenscholars@berkeley.edu
(510) 642-0280