Why you should consider NSURE

  • Competitive bench lab training under the mentorship of a senior researcher and their lab.
  • Low commitment! Train in an R1 laboratory in little as nine weeks. Program dates: May 30 – July 28, 2023.
  • AWESOME compensation.
  • Free housing on the UGA campus
  • Travel reimbursement (up to the program limit)
  • Opportunity to work in a supportive and diverse research environment. Applications are particularly encouraged from
    • Black colleges and universities (HBCUs),
    • Hispanic-serving institutions (HSIs), and
    • Rural and underserved institutions


Application deadline: Mar 03, 2023. Decisions will be announced in mid-March. 

Who can apply

  1. All participants must:
  2. be a US citizen or permanent resident
  3. have at least one (1) semester of study remaining after program completion (i.e., undergraduates who have been awarded a degree are ineligible)
  4. be at least 18 years of age
  5. NOT intend on pursuing medical school

Attend an info session!

Every Friday until Mar 03, 2023, from 12:00 – 1:00 PM EST, we will host a virtual info session for applicants, academic advisors, program coordinators, and faculty.


All sessions will be held are held over Zoom. To attend, please complete the form here.

Cultivate knowledge of anatomy, physiology, pathology, cell biology, and more using models from yeast to swine.

We've got you covered: generous stipend, food and travel allowance, and free housing!

Grow professionally. Create an end-of-program poster and continue your research for future publication.