Summer Research Experience Programs in Cancer Science

High school, college and health professional students: If cancer research or a PhD degree is your career goal, begin your journey this summer at one of the world's first cancer centers.

Program Updates

Last updated: September 27th, 2017

Continue to follow this section for updates on the internship programs.

Attention 2018 summer program applicants:  Applications are open.

Deadline for all 2018 application materials: January 10, 2018

Decision letters will begin being sent: March 1, 2018

Apply Online

Follow the links below to learn more about the internship experience and apply online.

Current High School Juniors

Summer Cancer Research Experience Program for High School Students

Current College Juniors

Summer Research Experience Program in Cancer Science

Current First Year Medical, PA and Dental Students

Summer Research Experience Program in Oncology

Current First Year Medical Students

Research in Infectious Diseases, Microbiology and Immunology for Medical Students*

*This is a 10-week summer program operated as a partnership between Roswell Park Cancer Institute and the University at Buffalo. It features mentored research internships in microbiology, immunology and infectious disease both at the University at Buffalo and Roswell Park Cancer Institute.


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