WE WILL BEGIN ACCEPTING APPLICATIONS DECEMBER 1, 2016. DEADLINE TO APPLY IS FEBRUARY 14, 2017 (TUESDAY) AT 5:00PM
ALL RECOMMENDATION LETTERS MUST BE RECEIVED BY TUESDAY, FEBRUARY 14, 2017. RECOMMENDATION LETTERS MUST BE SENT BY THE WRITER TO PHARMEDUCATION@UCSD.EDU
How to Apply
Surf 2017 Flyer
2015 Pharmacology SURF Group Photo
Undergraduate students from Case Western, UNC-Chapel Hill, City College, Pomona College and UC San Diego.
The Pharmacology Department at the UCSD School of Medicine offers a 8-week research-training program to undergraduates after their sophomore and junior years.
This program is specifically designed for students who are interested in a career in basic research and who are seriously considering Ph.D. training in the basic biomedical sciences. This program is not designed for pre-M.D. or pre-Pharm.D. students.
Approximately five to seven students are accepted into the SURF Program from a nationwide pool of applicants
SURF students are awarded:
- Stipend of $3000
- On campus housing
- Outstanding Research Opportunity (Click here for potential mentors.)
- GRE Preparation Course
- Professional Development Workshops
- Opportunity to present research at the UCSD Summer Undergraduate Research Conference