NIH Undergraduate Scholarship Program (UGSP)
Field of Study:
Science, Technology, Engineering, Math, or Social Sci., Business, Law, Education
GPA Cutoff: 3.5
Extreme financial need
One year, or Multi-year
Please check website below for the specific date.
The National Institutes of Health (NIH) Undergraduate Scholarship Program (UGSP) offers competitive scholarships to students from disadvantaged backgrounds who are committed to careers in biomedical, behavioral, and social science health-related research. The program offers:
- Scholarship support
- Paid research training at the NIH during the summer
- Paid employment and training at the NIH after graduation
Visit the NIH UGSP site.
Duration: One year award, renewable up to four years
Fields of Study: Biomedical, behavioral, social science health-related fields
Additional Qualifications: Must show exceptional financial need. Requires commitment to work at NIH one year for each year of funding.