Deadline: (early) February 2021
A program for Boston and Cambridge high school students to participate in paid, mentored, summer research internships at Harvard Medical School and its affiliated institutions.
Reside in Boston or Cambridge, Massachusetts.
Be a Boston or Cambridge high school student, particularly a student from a racial or ethnic background underrepresented in medicine and/or from a disadvantaged background.
Have completed the junior or senior year of high school and be at least 16 years of at the time of application.
Have demonstrated an interest and ability in science, interest in pursuing a biomedical science or health-related career, and commitment to attending college.
Have maintained a Grade Point Average (GPA) of at least B-, and have completed biology, algebra, and chemistry.
Be willing to complete all required formal oral and written reports; attend all Project Success-sponsored seminars; and maintain good attendance and performance on required research projects.
Be committed to participating in selected Harvard Medical School Educational Outreach Programs for a year after completing the program.
Have parental/guardian commitment.
a letter of interest written by the applicant;
a written recommendation by a science teacher;
one copy of the applicant's most recent school transcript;
a signed parental or guardian consent form.