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Dean’s Undergraduate Research Opportunities Program

DUROP Summer 2018

The Dean’s Undergraduate Research Opportunities Program (DUROP) provides outstanding science undergraduate students with the opportunity to acquire state of art research skills and discover the value of pursuing a biomedical research career following completion of their undergraduate degree. Twenty DUROP training positions are available for the summer 2017 (May to August) in the Schulich School of Medicine & Dentistry, Western University, London Ontario, Canada. Each position will provide a hands-on summer research experience with a Schulich Medicine & Dentistry research mentor. The program will provide students with an opportunity to gain research skills in areas of research conducted by Schulich Faculty members. 

Awards: DUROP summer research awards are $6,000 ($3,000 from Schulich Medicine & Dentistry funding + $3,000 funding from research supervisor) stipend for summer research.

Deadlines: More information will be forthcoming in January 2018.  Currently this program may not be funded.