Eligibility for SURF

You can apply for the Summer Undergraduate Research Fellowship (SURF) if you:

  • Are currently a student in your sophomore or junior year at a U.S. college or university.
  • A U.S. Citizen or Permanent Resident.
  • Have a grade point average of at least 3.0 (4.0 scale)
  • Are seriously considering a biomedical research career as a Ph.D. or M.D.-Ph.D.
  • Online application, two letters of recommendation, and an unofficial transcript.

How to Apply for SURF

You can download the 2020 SURF application and details of the program. It must be completed and returned by March 16, 2020. The program will begin Monday, May 18, 2020, and end Friday, June 24, 2020.