Wednesday, March 4, 2015

For UMass Boston students:
Two research programs you may apply to. 
Deadlines are in late March!

HESP is open to all UMB majors and is a year-long program (running September 2015 through August 2016) that culminates in an opportunity to do a paid summer research internship during Summer 2016. 

U-54 Dana Farber/Harvard Cancer Center Outreach Internship.  
We are actively seeking two students: one fluent in Spanish and English; the other student does not need to speak a foreign language. Students can contact me, Diedra Wrighting, at (617) 287-6082 or via email at diedra.wrighting@umb.edu with questions regarding this opportunity.


Thursday, February 26, 2015

Attention Graduate students: two programs sponsored by the American Society for Microbiology.
·         The ASM Robert D. Watkins Graduate Fellowship Program encourages minority students to continue and complete their Ph.D. in the microbiological sciences by providing a 3 year stipend up to $21,000/year and professional development opportunities. Deadline to apply is May 1st. Learn more here: bit.ly/watkins15sp.
·         The ASM Kadner Institute provides personalized guidance in grant preparation and review and a closely guided experience for choosing and succeeding in a microbiology career. Apply by May 31st. Learn more here: bit.ly/kadner15sp.
Applications are currently available online. I kindly ask that you share this information with your students and various student-based programs at your institution. In addition, please encourage your graduate students and postdocs to check www.asmgap.orgthroughout the year for new opportunities and resources. Should you have any questions about this program or other Education Board sponsored programs, please contact asmgap@asmusa.org.

Thursday, February 5, 2015

IMSD UMass Boston Spring Schedule

The IMSD Spring Calendar is here!
Please see our calendar for upcoming IMSD events and activities. All are welcome to attend, please contact claudia.heske@umb.edu for more information or find it HERE




Tuesday, January 20, 2015

2 Local Research Symposia

Submit an abstract for the New England Science Symposium by Jan. 29, 2015.

https://mfdp.med.harvard.edu/dcp-programs/medicalgraduate/new-england-science-symposium

Submit an abstract to present at the Annual Massachusetts Statewide Undergraduate Research by February 11, 2015.

www.honors.umass.edu/conference

Wednesday, June 18, 2014

2nd Annual Sciences Grad School Fair @ UMass Boston

Mark Your Calendars!

The 2nd Annual Sciences Grad School Fair
@ UMass Boston 
is happening this Fall:
All Are Welcome to Attend!
 Thursday, October 23, 2014
12:00-2:00
UMB Campus Center, Ballroom A

Come Meet and Greet 
15-20 Summer and Graduate Science Program Representatives from the New England Region

Plus, Lunch will be served!


Thursday, May 29, 2014

Interested in Green Chemistry?

NSF is offering a workshop on Green Chemistry and a travel scholarship to D.C. in June! Apply today! Deadline is May 30.


Wednesday, January 15, 2014

Check Out the Listings for Summer Research Programs!

Do You Want to Travel, do Research, and get Paid for it Over the Summer? Apply for a Summer Research Internship! 
Go to the tab, 
"Summer Research Internships" on this blog for listings!
Most Applications are due by February, so apply Now!