Summer Scholars in Cancer Research (SSCR)
Summer Scholars in Cancer Research (SSCR) is one of the program components of the HSC Scholars in Cancer Research Program offered to undergraduate students. This program is designed to provide stage-specific competencies for undergraduates in science knowledge, research skill development, professionalism, and communication. The students will be trained through short-term exposures in the field of cancer and health disparities.
The Summer Scholars will have an 8-week mentor-guided cancer research training experience with enrichment activities (e.g. didactic workshops, scientific seminar, role model seminar, mentoring workshops and ethics training) expected to provide a comprehensive introductory exposure to cancer-related biomedical research.
2022 Program Dates:
- May 10 to July 15, 2022
Application Materials: The following materials must be submitted by March 21, 2022
- Official Transcripts from all undergraduate institutions attended
- Two letters of recommendation from faculty members