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    Summer Undergraduate Program in Research

    a photo showing the poster day event for student researchers at barrow

    Student research poster day

    To apply for our paid summer 2018 undergraduate research internships, you must:

    1. Have completed your freshman year of college-level education
    2. Be enrolled full time in the following fall semester by the time you will begin laboratory work in the summer
    3. Be available to work 35-40 hours per week for 10-12 weeks between May 14, 2018, and August 24, 2018
    4. Be available to present your data at our annual poster presentation day on August 1, 2018

    The following start dates are available:

    • Monday, May 14, 2018
    • Monday, May 21, 2018
    • Monday, June 4, 2018

    We will begin accepting applications in January and February of 2018 and will review them for possible interviews during March and April. Notifications will be sent by the end of April 2018.

    The application period for 2018 will open in February.

    Please make sure you include your personal statement as requested on the application and also a curriculum vitae. Let us know when you will be available for an interview in Phoenix or by Skype.

    Please take a look at our website to see the types of preclinical research being done here indicate on the form which areas you are most interested in.  This is not a guarantee that the laboratory that you list is accepting students; this is a tool we use to direct your application to the laboratories that are accepting students.

    If you have any questions, please contact us at [email protected].

    You will receive an acknowledgment from us when your application is received.

    About Barrow

    Since our doors opened as a regional specialty center in 1962, we have grown into one of the premiere destinations in the world for neurology and neurosurgery. Our experienced, highly skilled, and comprehensive team of neurological specialists can provide you with a complete spectrum of care–from diagnosis through outpatient neurorehabilitation–under one roof. Barrow Neurological Institute: Discover. Educate. Heal.