Creating Scientists to Address Cancer Disparities Program

A Summer Science Enrichment Education Program for community college students
who will be basic, behavioral, or other science majors at
UC San Diego or San Diego State University in 2019

Summer Enrichment Program International Cancer Education Conference 2017
International Cancer Education Conference,
Cleveland, Ohio, October 2017

Eight-Week Program Dates: June 24, 2019 - August 16, 2019

Salary: $3,200 ($400/week)
Plus optional travel scholarship funding so that participants can present their research at a national scientific conference.

Additional Requirements:

United States Citizen or Permanent Resident and at least one of the following three additional characteristics:

  1. Of African American, Hispanic American, Native American/Alaska Native, or Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islander descent.
  2. Be from a socioeconomically disadvantaged/low-income background (e.g., participated in the National School Lunch Program).
  3. Neither parent/guardian graduated from a four-year US
    college or university.


Summer Enrichment Program International Cancer Education Conference 2018
International Cancer Education Conference, Atlanta, Georgia,
September, 2018

Program Details and Information:

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