Basic Science Programs - Application

This program is closed to new applications. 
Most programs begin accepting Fall applications again by September 1.
If you have further questions, please contact the office of this program directly.
IMPORTANT NOTICE: A qualified applicant = a student in good standing earning a Bachelors of Science degree from an US college/university during the dates of the summer research rotation. Undergraduate students who are foreign residents or who are earning a degree at a university outside of the United States are encouraged to apply to the Vanderbilt International Scholar Program. 
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Vanderbilt University welcomes applications from all individuals who come from diverse populations that are under-represented in science or academia, including but not limited to racial and ethnic minorities, individuals from disadvantaged socio-economic backgrounds, and individuals with physical disabilities.