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  • NI/NSBRIEPOP Summer Research Program


    The Morehouse School of Medicine Neuroscience Institute (MSMNI), in collaboration with the NSBRIEPOP, is offering an 8-week (June 2 - July 25, 2014) Summer Research Program to qualified undergraduate, post-baccalaureate and first-year medical school students.  Selected applicants will come to the Morehouse School of Medicine, where they will join a single laboratory, attend lectures on the neurobiology of the nervous system in health and disease, undertake a well-defined research project with Institute faculty and make scientific presentations at the end of the program. Other supporting activities include weekly journal clubs and seminars by visiting scientists. Preference will be given to students with a demonstrated commitment to biomedical research.

    Participants will receive a $3,000 stipend and funds to cover the cost of travel.

    Application Process

    1. Complete the application (please attach your CV/resume, research experience, and a 1-2 page statement of interest that includes a preferred area of research, prior research experience, and long-term goals to the application).
    2. Mail an official transcript.
    3. Mail two (2) letters of recommendation.

    Mail your transcript and letters of recommendation to:
    Summer Research Program
    Neuroscience Institute
    Morehouse School of Medicine
    720 Westview Drive SW
    Atlanta, GA  30310-1495

    For more information call (404) 756-5785

    Deadline for Submission: April 11, 2014
    Selections will be made: April 25, 2014