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 28 – July 26, 2024.
  • 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 15, 2024. Decisions will be announced in April. 

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

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.