2021 - Summer Undergraduate Research Fellowship (SURF)

 2021 Summer Undergraduate Research Fellowship (SURF)

The Department of Pharmacology and Nutritional Sciences at the University of Kentucky College of Medicine Offers a research-training program to undergraduates after their sophomore year.  This program is specifically for students who are interested in a career in basic research and related health care disciplines.

Students will:

Gain research experience in
•Neuroscience and Cardiovascular Research
•Nutritional and Metabolic Disorders 
•Network with local scientists and professionals in Pharmacological Sciences
•Attend Workshops in Careers and Professional Development Skills
•Present original research


Application Deadline: March 5, 2021
Program Dates: May 26 - July 30, 2021 
Stipend of $2800
Sponsored by: ASPET and Department of Pharmacology and Nutritional Sciences

 Criteria for selection: academic standing, minimum GPA of 3.0 required, 

prior or demonstrated research experience, and 
commitment to research.

Students are responsible for finding local housing for the 10-week duration of the SURF program. 
A limited number of housing scholarships are available.  


Please contact Veronique Thibault if you have any issue submitting your application.

Contact Information: 
Dr. Hollie Swanson
or 859-323-1463