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National Institutes of Health Undergraduate Scholarship

The National Institutes of Health (NIH) Undergraduate Scholarship Program (UGSP) offers competitive scholarships to students from disadvantaged backgrounds who are committed to careers in biomedical, behavioral, and social science health-related research. The program offers scholarship support (up to $20,000 per academic year), paid research training at the NIH during the summer, and paid employment and training at the NIH after graduation.

Application Deadline: TBA, but expected to be mid-March based on past cycles.

Current Status: 
First-Year Student, Sophomore, Junior, Senior
Duration of Award: 
Full Year or More
Financial Need (including Pell Grant recipient), Research
Direct Submission
Fields of Study: 
Health-realated, STEM
Semester of Application Deadline: 
Spring (January – April)

Boucke Building
University Fellowships Office
321 Boucke Building
University Park, PA 16802

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