Follow the instructions below to ensure that your application is submitted on time and reviewed for consideration.
The deadline for online application is: January 31, 2021. Deadline for supplemental application materials is February 5, 2021.
Step 1: Review available internships
Review the directory of available research opportunities.(available soon) It is highly recommended that you print or reference this list when ranking your choice of mentor in the online application.
Step 2: Prepare personal statement question
Take time to review the personal statement questions ahead of time in order to prepare your answers.
Step 3: Choose your references
In the online application, you will be asked to provide contact information for a teacher, advisor or other individual who can assess your abilities in science. Be sure to notify this individual that you are using them as a reference and that they should expect an email from the program (email domain: @roswellpark.org) asking them to complete an online recommendation on your behalf.
Step 4: Complete the online application
Step 5: Application fee
The $35 non-refundable application fee can be paid online. Once the application is complete, applicants will be directed to a payment portal where there the payment can be made online or, if applicants choose to pay by check, receive instructions for this payment method.
Step 6: Submit supplemental application materials
To complete your application packet, submit the following supplemental materials:
- Unofficial transcript from the school you are currently attending
Supplemental materials must be sent by mail to the exact address below by DEADLINE date of February 5th, 2021.
Email: firstname.lastname@example.org (be sure to include in subject line "College Summer Program Supplemental Materials")
Summer Research Experience Program
c/o Adam Kisailus
Department of Educational Affairs
Roswell Park Comprehensive Cancer Center
Elm and Carlton Streets
Buffalo, New York 14263