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.