Follow the instructions below to ensure that your application is submitted on time and reviewed for consideration.
The deadline for online application is January 31st, 2021.
The deadline for supplemental application materials is February 5th, 2021.
Step 1: Review available internships
Review the lists of available internships. It is highly recommended that you print or reference this list when ranking your choice of internships in the online application.
Step 2: Prepare personal statement question
Please 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 two references. These may be either 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 (applications are closed)
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 to pay by credit card or to receive instructions on paying by check if choosing this payment option.
Step 6: Letter of Good Standing
To complete your application packet, the following supplemental materials must be submitted by February 5th, 2021:
- Official letter of good standing from the school you are currently attending
Supplemental materials may be sent by snail mail to the exact address below:
Roswell Park Summer Research Program
c/o Adam Kisailus
Department of Educational Affairs
Roswell Park Comprehensive Cancer Center
Elm and Carlton Streets
Buffalo, New York 14263
Or scanned and emailed as an attachment to: firstname.lastname@example.org. Letters must be sent from a school official's email address. In the email subject line they should type Attention Adam Kisailus- Letter of Good Standing- [Applicant's last name], [Applicant's first initial]