Apply to Summer Undergraduate Research Fellowships Program

DEADLINE is JANUARY 31, 2017 (Tuesday) at 5:00pm

To APPLY to the 2017 SURF Program:

Email: Send the following materials by the deadline listed above, to

  1. Completed Application Form
  2. Personal statement describing: 1) your research interests, 2) desire to pursue a career in basic biomedical research and, 3) list of two (2) potential research mentors.
  3. Two (2) letters of recommendation from faculty members at your undergraduate institution. These should be emailed directly from the faculty members to
  4. Current transcript, through 1st semester or 1st quarter of this academic year. (An unofficial copy of your transcript is acceptable for your application.  We will ask for an official transcript when it's necessary)

Regular mail:
SURF Program - Mail Code 0636
Department of Pharmacology
University of California, San Diego
9500 Gilman Drive
La Jolla , CA 92093-0636

DEADLINE: January 31, 2017. Decisions will be made in early March, 2017.

For further information contact the SURF Program, For other research opportunities in Pharmacology, including individual fellowships that may be applied to labs at UCSD see the web-page of the American Society for Pharmacology & Experimental Therapeutics (ASPET)