Lehigh Valley Summer Research Scholar Program

Lehigh Valley Health Network
Allentown, PA.
Type Basic Science Research, Clinical Research, Post-baccalaureate Program, Academic Enrichment
Dates 2 Jun 2014 - 25 Jul 2014
Deadline February 18, 2014

Description

Research Scholars will gain educational and professional experience within their departments under the supervision of a mentor a maximum of ,30 hours per week for the duration of the ,8 week program. Students who successfully complete the requirements of the program will be offered stipends of $1500 to facilitate their participation.

Eligibility

**Program runs winter to summer, please contact program administrator for more details.**

All students who wish to apply for the Research Scholar Program must be current undergraduates and have completed a minimum of one year of undergraduate study (please see application for further eligibility details

Students selected for the Research Scholar position will be required to:

  • undergo criminal background clearance(s) ,
  • submit proof of two current, negative TB skin tests and proof of vaccinations (health certification),
  • submit proof of a current urine drug screen,
  • attend the mandatory orientation,
  • be available to meet with their mentor on a weekly basis,
  • complete a two-page summary report, poster presentation, status reports, and evaluations of their position and research specifically, and of the Research Scholar program in general.

In addition, the hosting department may have additional and/or more specific requirements.

All students who wish to apply for the Research Scholar Program must be current undergraduates and have completed a minimum of one year of undergraduate study (please see application for further eligibility details

 

Students selected for the Research Scholar position will be required to:

  • undergo criminal background clearance(s) ,
  • submit proof of two current, negative TB skin tests and proof of vaccinations (health certification),
  • submit proof of a current urine drug screen,
  • attend the mandatory orientation,
  • be available to meet with their mentor on a weekly basis,
  • complete a two-page summary report, poster presentation, status reports, and evaluations of their position and research specifically, and of the Research Scholar program in general.

In addition, the hosting department may have additional and/or more specific requirements.

More Information

http://www.lvhn.org/lvh/Education/Education/College_Students/Research_Scholar_Program%7C2252

Coordinator, Youth Education
Hubert Huang
Division of Education, Office of Student Affairs, LVHN-Cedar Crest
Allentown, PA 18105-1556
Phone: 610-402-2593
Fax: (610) 402-2203
Hubert_K.Huang@lvhn.org