The CHOP Research Institute Summer Scholars Program (CRISSP) is a formal, competitive internship designed to provide undergraduate students with theoretical knowledge, practical training in academic research, and critical exposure to pediatric-focused career trajectories under the direct mentorship of CHOP faculty. Full time immersion in a lab or research group allows interns to experience science and discovery first hand. Up to twenty five candidates will be selected for summer 2014.

The 2014 program begins June 2 and ends August 8. Interns will receive a $4,000 stipend.

Undergraduates with a strong interest in biomedical research and competitive grades are encouraged to apply. Candidates must be undergraduates enrolled full time in an accredited college/university. Graduating seniors are eligible to apply. Candidates must be eligible to work in the US.

Please visit the CRISSP website for the application form and additional program details.

General questions about CRISSP may be directed to