Two Science Enrichment Education Programs: A Joint Effort of UC San Diego and SDSU

1) Creating Scientists to Address Cancer Disparities Program:

A program to prepare community college students who are matriculating to UC San Diego or SDSU for careers in cancer disparities research: basic, behavioral, or other science major.

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2) Continuing Umbrella of Research Experience Scientists (CURE):

Eight-Week Program Dates: June 26, 2017 - August 18, 2017

Stipend: $3,200 ($400/week)
Plus Optional Travel Scholarship Funding for Each Participant to Attend a Scientific Conference

Additional Requirements:

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.

Program Details and Information:

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