Summer Undergraduate Research Program

June 3 to July 26, 2019

Program Description

The NYU Musculoskeletal Research Center invites applications from college students for participation in a summer research internship program in musculoskeletal research. The purpose of the program is to give students who may be interested in pursuing careers in musculoskeletal research the opportunity to be exposed to the academic medical environment at a major research center. The program includes hands on research, exposure to the practice of medicine, and participation in professional level and career seminars. A nominal stipend will be provided. Please note that Participants are responsible for providing their own travel and lodging arrangements.

Commitment to Minority Student Representation

The Musculoskeletal Research Center is committed to increasing the number of students from underrepresented groups in the biomedical sciences pursuing PhD, MD or MD/PhD studies.

Summer Undergraduate Research Program Instructions

Deadline: March 29, 2019


  • Must have completed 1st or 2nd year of college
  • Major in Biological Sciences, Engineering, or Related Sciences with a GPA of 3.4 or higher
  • Must be a U.S Citizen

How to Apply

Please complete this application form and submit supporting documents, which include:
  • CV/Resume
  • Recent Transcript with a minimum of 3.4 GPA

Please send all application materials by March 29, 2019 to Ms. Jessica Meng:

Jessica Meng, Grants Coordinator
NYU Hospital for Joint Diseases
301 East 17th Street, Suite 1500
New York, NY 10003

Due to the large number of applicants and limited amount of space, only applicants who are selected for the program will be contacted. Thank you for your interest.