Eugene and Ruth Roberts Summer Student Academy

City of Hope/Beckman Research Institute
Duarte, CA.
Type Basic Science Research, Clinical Research


The primary goal of the Eugene and Ruth Roberts Summer Student Academy at City of Hope is to provide young people (high school and university students) with an opportunity for a "hands-on" research experience. This program seeks to find students possessing exceptional potential to perform biomedical research.
Students who are selected to participate in the Academy must complete their 10 week internship within several time periods. Please contact the program administrator for more details.


  • Applicants must be at least 16 years-old before their internship begins.
  • Applicants must be high school or undergraduate students.
  • Applicants must be US citizens, or permanent residents.
  • Most students submit additional materials, such as transcripts, letters of recommendation, and resumes, but these are not required.

More Information

Program Coordinator
Michelle Navarro, Ph.D
Department of Professional Education, Summer Student Research Program
Duarte, CA 91010-3000
Phone: 626-256-HOPE (4673)