Apply Now! Nemours Summer Undergraduate Research Program

The Nemours Summer Undergraduate Research Program (NSURP) at the Nemours Alfred I. duPont Hospital for Children in Wilmington, DE, is accepting applications for 10 funded Summer Research Scholar positions for their Summer 2020 program. NSURP offers opportunities consisting of laboratory-based, translational, and clinical biomedical research projects.

Program dates are June 1 through August 7, 2020. During the program, Nemours clinical and research faculty will guide students through the process of formulating and testing hypotheses, interpreting data, and communicating results, while working on active research projects. Available projects vary each year. Training is provided on human subjects protection, animal welfare, responsible conduct of research, and research ethics. Program activities include a student-focused seminar series, undergraduate-oriented journal club, and opportunities for shadowing and engagement in other educational programs. All students present their research project and findings to the community via poster sessions and oral presentations. Family and friends are invited to attend these events.

Eligibility: Applicants must be full-time undergraduate students at the time of application, a US citizen or legal permanent resident, and have a minimum GPA of 3.2. Applicants should also have interest in research, medicine, healthcare, science, public health, or related fields.

Deadline to apply is January 15. Additional information and the online application are available at:

Any questions or concerns should be directed to: