NIH Summer Internship Program In Biomedical Research (SIP)
Summer Internship Program In Biomedical Research (SIP) is available to college students interested in a paid summer work opportunity at the National Institutes of Health (NIH). This is an exceptional opportunity for students to spend eight weeks with some of the world's leading scientists.
The 8-week program takes place at several NIH laboratories located in five different states. The program includes workshops and lectures, plus exposure to the field of biomedical research. Eligible students must be enrolled at least half-time in high school or a U.S. accredited college or university. Undergraduate, graduate, or professional students are welcome to apply.
To apply, students must submit a completed application online and include a resume, transcript of grades, a cover letter outlining career goals and interests, and two letters of reference. Stipends are paid according to each student's experience and level of education.
The internship is offered by The NIH Office of Intramural Training & Education (OITE). The organization works with NIH training facilities to recruit and train students in the area of biomedical research. The internship program is designed to help students develop their scientific and professional skills in preparation for a career in biomedical research.
The location VARIES.
For more details, visit www.training.nih.gov/programs/sip