2020 SURF Program – Dept. of Pharmacology at UC San Diego

The Pharmacology Department at the UCSD School of Medicine offers a research-training program to undergraduates after their sophomore and junior years. This program is specifically for students who are interested in a career in basic research and who are seriously considering Ph.D. training in the basic biomedical sciences.

Application Deadline:

February 10, 2020

Program Dates

June 21- August 14, 2020

*Applicants Notified in Late March
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Scholarship opportunity! Ivory Homes Deeply Engaged Experience awards

The Ivory Homes Deeply Engaged Experience awards application is now open. These awards are specifically available to all qualifying students in their second year at the year or who have transferred to the U entering their sophomore year.

Award highlights:

Up to $1,000 award (multiple awards available)
Project-based learning activities including:
Learning Abroad Opportunity
Alternative Fall/Spring Break
Conference Attendance
Academic Project

Applications are due Sunday, December 22, 2019.

Please go here for the application.

Fulbright Scholarship Information Sessions

Fulbright: Research, Study and Teaching Grants for U.S. Students

Fulbright provides grants for U.S. students wishing to perform research, teach English, or study in a foreign country – please join us to learn more about this prestigious opportunity. Open to graduate and undergraduate students in all disciplines.

Information Sessions:

Wednesday, November 20, 10 am – 11 am

Monday, December 2, 10 am – 11 am


All sessions will be held in Gardner Commons, room 3105 (OGE)

Contact: Fulbright@utah.edu

OUR Pod episode 1 – OUR Podcast hosted by the Undergraduate Research Leaders

Did you know that OUR has started a podcast in collaboration with K-UTE Radio? Now you do! Our first episode is up NOW! Our first episode is up NOW! Check out the episode hosted by OUR Undergraduate Research Leader, Madeline Odette, who talked to the Undergraduate Research advisor, Leslie Cepeda from OUR. OUR will have monthly podcast episodes hosted by OUR Undergraduate Research Leaders, in which they will highlight the research or creative work of undergraduate students and faculty mentor engaged in OUR programs.

Click Here to listen OUR Pod Episode 1!