Udall Scholarship (for commitment to issues related to the environment or to Native American nations)
The Udall Foundation awards scholarships to university sophomores and juniors (US Citizens, US Nationals, and Permanent Residents) dedicated to leadership and public service in either of two areas:
The application deadline to be considered for Penn’s nomination is February 10, 2020. Interested students should contact Lauren Orr at CURF for access to the online application and for Udall Scholarship advising. A sample application is available here.
The Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia Research Institute is pleased to announce that applications for The CHOP Research Institute Summer Scholars Program (CRISSP) will open on December 2nd.
CRISSP is a competitive 10-week summer internship designed to educate and train future leaders in pediatric healthcare with opportunities in basic, translational, clinical, and behavioral research.
Sophomores, juniors and seniors with a minimum 3.3 overall GPA and an interest in research related to child health and wellness are eligible. Students typically under-represented in research are especially encouraged to apply.
Twenty-five students will be selected. All participants will have multiple opportunities for clinical shadowing and broad exposure to biomedical research careers. Students receive a $5,000 stipend and free housing in local dorms. Need-based travel awards may be requested and will be distributed based on availability. The application deadline is January 31, 2020.