Summer Cancer Institute at UC San Diego School of Medicine - Applications accepted for Summer 2014
For the 7th year the Oncofertlity Science Academy at UC San Diego School of Medicine will host a 6 week intensive summer academy, primarily taught by doctors in the Medical School. Academy dates are May 10 and July 9 - August 16, 2014.
Girls who will have completed at least a year of biology or chemistry and will enter 11th or 12th grade in the Fall of 2014 are eligible to apply. We will consider outstanding applications from students who will enter 10th grade and who will have completed a year of biology or chemistry. Completed applications must be submitted electronically by February 20, 2014.
A complete application includes the application form and essay as well as two teacher recommendations. All information about the program as the application forms are available on our web site : http://repromed.ucsd.edu/oncofertility/
You can see the research posters that girls in the previous academies submitted as their final work.
This is a rigorous academy for committed, motivated and interested students. The Academy includes, reading homework, debating, quizzes and research work. The Academy will meet on seven Saturdays (one in May) and the others during the six week Academy. In addition the Academy meets on Wednesdays from 5 to 8 and a few additional dates for field trips and special lectures.
Please carefully read the Fact Sheet in the application section before you submit your application. You must be able to attend ALL sessions.
For more information, contact:
Patricia Winter, firstname.lastname@example.org
Oncofertility Science Academy at UC San Diego, Coordinator