Opportunities in Genomics Research (OGR) invites bright, innovative and talented students to participate in our summer (Undergraduate Scholars) or postbaccalaureate (Extensive Study) research programs. The goal of OGR is to increase the number of underrepresented students who pursue PhDs in genomics and related fields.
- Undergraduate Scholars program
A 10-week summer program focused on engaging students in research and intensive academic enhancement/graduate school preparation workshops. The program dates are May 29 – August 7, 2020. The application for summer 2020 opens on December 16 and the deadline for application submission is January 31, 2020.
- To start an application for the summer program, click Apply Online button below, create new account, and use the application for Summer Undergraduate Research Programs. Do NOT use Online Application link when logged in system.
- Extensive Study program
A year-long program designed for recent graduates offering the opportunity for research experience and more mentoring prior to entering a graduate program. The program dates for the current (2019/2020) program are September 3, 2019 – June 30, 2020. Applications for the next postbaccalaureate program (2020/2021) will open in Spring 2020.