CHOP Research Institute Summer Scholars Program (CRISSP)

The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia
Type Basic Science Research


The CHOP Research Institute Summer Scholars Program (CRISSP) is committed to educating and training future leaders in the biomedical sciences, with a special emphasis on advancing laboratory, clinical, behavioral and translational pediatric research.

  • Full-time mentored research experience
  • Opportunities in laboratory, clinical, behavioral, and translational research
  • World-renowned faculty mentors and training program
  • Clinical shadowing opportunities
  • Independent research project
  • Summer stipend $4,000


Applications consist of:

  • Application Form
  • Essay
  • 2 Letters of Recommendation
    • One academic
    • One academic, personal, or professional
  • Transcript
  • CV/Resume