Fred Hutch

Pathways Undergraduate Researchers

Program Description

This internship program supports early college students for up to two summers by engaging them in Fred Hutch’s research and community. Students are immersed in nine weeks of mentored activities in a research group, participate in a cancer biology education series, professional development workshops, and social activities. The program aims to give students from backgrounds underrepresented in biomedical science the opportunity to explore and strengthen their research-related career interests.

Program Length: Up to two 9-week summers

Application Deadline: Applications for 2019 will open December 1, 2018 and close promptly at 11:59 pm January 31.


  • Rising 1st, 2nd, or 3rd year undergraduate student
  • Enrolled (or intending to be enrolled) in a two- or four-year college/university
  • Strong academic background with science focus
  • Commitment to full nine-week program
  • Ability to participate in an on-campus or video interview with selection panel

Financial Information

Interns receive a stipend of $4,000 for the summer and a free ORCA card for Seattle-area public transportation.

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