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The UCSD MSTP Summer Undergraduate Research Fellowship (SURF)

A program designed for motivated undergraduate students who are interested in learning about a career as a Physician-Scientist (M.D./Ph.D.). This program is closely linked to the MST (Medical Scientist Training) Program.

2023 Dates

SURF 2023 will take place:
Sunday, June 25, 2023 -
Saturday, August 19, 2023.

The MSTP-SURF 2023 Application is now open!


 The application deadline is: February 5, 2023.

Application Information

​SURF is designed for students from groups that are underrepresented in health-related sciences on a national basis.

SURF Eligibility Requirements

About the SURF Program