Summer Research Experience

Following the first-year and for the remaining semesters and summers, scholars participate in the Summer Research Experience, a faculty-mentored laboratory research experience.  The 8-week summer program provides an in-depth research experience with opportunities to participate in learning communities and present research which may lead to publishing opportunities.

Summer 2019 Calendar:

Orientation: Week of May 13, 2019
Research Begins: May 20, 2019
Scholar Check-in Meetings:  May 26, June 9 and June 23 (9 am to 10 am)
Scholar Workshops: June 2, June 16 and June 30 (9 am to 10:30 am)
Poster Abstracts Due: July 15, 2019 (Submit Abstract)
Research Paper Drafts Due to Mentors: July 19, 2019
Research Ends: July 19, 2019
Final End-of-Summer Research Report due: July 22, 2019
BUILD Research Poster Session (tentative): July 22, 2019

* Schedules for Summer Research Experience are subject to change.

Report Submission

Report Guideline Documents for Scholars:

Poster Presentation Information:

Reported research is supported by the National Institutes of Health under Award Numbers GM118981, GM118982 and GM118983. The content is solely the responsibility of the authors and does not necessarily represent the official views of the National Institutes of Health.

Information Mentors: