Thursday, October 8, 2015

Mark Your Calendars for the 

3rd Annual Sciences Grad School Fair @ UMB!

Wednesday, October 21, 2015
11:30-2:00 in Campus Center
Find Out More Info on the Programs at the Fair Here:

Tuesday, September 1, 2015

Appications accepted until October 15, 2015 for the Intramural NIAID Research Opportunities (INRO) program at the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases (NIAID)!

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 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:
·         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:
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

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 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.

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