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APS Undergraduate Research Excellence Fellowships Program


Fellowship supports full-time undergraduate students to work in the laboratory of an established investigator who is an APS member. Must have MORE than 9 months of prior research experience in a physiology lab and a minimum GPA of 3.0. Special consideration is given to applicants whose socioeconomic background, access to educational opportunities, and other life experiences suggest that they would especially benefit from this type of program. See APS website for full details.

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  • CheckmarkMust be an undergraduate student
  • CheckmarkMust attend a university, a four-year college or two-year college
  • CheckmarkMinimum 3.0 GPA
  • CheckmarkMust not be attending high school currently
  • CheckmarkMust study full-time
  • CheckmarkRestricted to students studying Animal/Veterinary Sciences, Biology, Environmental Science, Health and Medical Sciences, Marine Biology, Neurobiology, Natural Sciences, Sports-Related/Exercise Science

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Contact Dr. Jessica Taylor
Senior Program Manager, Higher Education Programs
Tel: 301-634-7787 Address 9650 Rockville Pike
Bethesda, MD 20814-3991