Introduction to Cancer Research Careers

The ICRC Program sponsors highly-qualified students on an all expense paid, two-day visit to the NCI. ICRC participants will have the opportunity to tour the facilities of the NCI and the NIH, listen to and network with research fellows, and potentially interview for an internship with NCI Investigators.

Sponsor: National Cancer Institute/NIH

Description

ICRC participants will have the opportunity to tour the facilities of the NCI and the NIH, listen to and network with research fellows, and potentially interview for an internship with NCI Investigators.  This program provides participants with the opportunity to experience the NCI first-hand and personally interact with the world’s leading cancer researchers.

Eligibility

Successful candidates for the ICRC Program will have a strong academic record, demonstrated research experience, and a commitment to a career in biomedical, behavioral, or population science research. The program is for undergraduate, post-baccalaureate (within two years), or graduate students of accredited U.S. colleges or universities. A GPA of 3.2 or higher and good academic standing, demonstrated research experience are also required. Applicants must be United States citizens or permanent residents (green card), or have a I-551 stamp in your passport.

How to Apply