Neurological Surgery Summer Student Program

The UW Medicine Department of Neurological Surgery Summer Student Program provides students seeking summer lab placements the opportunity to explore basic and clinical neurosciences.

Participation Includes:

  • Eight week lab placement in one of our neuroscience labs
  • Weekly Neurological Surgery Grand Round Lectures
  • Weekly Neuroscience Faculty Lectures
  • OR Observation
  • Student presentation of individual program focus
  • Stipends are set by the NIH at $3,200 over 8 weeks for college students and $2,667 for high school students. (Note: high school or recent high school graduates must be 18 years of age or older to participate.) Limited housing stipends (no meals or transportation) are available for 3-4 out of area students.
Summer School

Please note the following requirements if you are considering applying:

  • You must be 18 years of age or older.
  • You must be either a US citizen or have permanent residency status.
  • University undergraduate students may apply.
  • High School students may apply if they are either rising seniors or recent graduates accepted to enter university.
  • You must have current immunizations and TB test results through the program end date.
  • Out of area students will have housing stipends available but are responsible for their own meals and transportation.

Apply for the Summer of 2017