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Amgen Scholars Summer Research Program in Science and Biotechnology

Goes By: Amgen

Be sure to consult the Fellowship Website for complete eligibility and competition requirements.


Amgen Program Application deadline
Thursday, February 1, 2024

About this Fellowship

Provides hundreds of selected undergraduate students with the opportunity to engage in a hands-on research experience at some of the nation’s leading educational institutions over the summer in fields such as biochemistry, immunology, neuroscience, and statistics.

As Amgen Scholars, students will have the opportunity to:

• Take part in important university research projects, gain hands-on lab experience and contribute to the advancement of science;

• Interact with and receive guidance from faculty mentors, including some of the nation’s top academic scientists; and

• Attend scientific seminars, workshops and other networking events.

Each U.S. host university has its own application process, but the application deadline for all of the universities is in early February.

Note, there is also an Amgen Asia program that is available to students from anywhere in the world.

Award Value

Financial support varies by host university. See each university’s summer research program website for more information.

Eligibility Requirements

Requirements Details
Year(s) of Application Sophomore, Junior

Minimum Grade Point Average



US Citizen, Permanent Resident
Campus Nomination Required No

Last updated: March 5, 2024

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