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SUMMER UNDERGRADUATE RESEARCH EXPERIENCE (SURE)

Online Application

Please complete the following online application for the 2018 Summer Undergraduate Research Program.

The deadline for receipt of applications and supporting documents is February 5, 2018.

Eligibility

We do not accept pre-medical students.

Application Checklist

  • Online Application
  • Personal Statement (include your name on the document)
  • Official Transcripts (from all colleges attended)
  • Letter of Recommendation
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About You

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Your Contact Information

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Your Academic Background

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Note that, to be eligible, you must be a junior at the time of application.

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Supporting Documents

In addition to the online application, you must submit the following documents separately to be considered for admission:

1. Personal Statement

In your statement, please discuss your past research experiences, if any; the reasons you wish to enter the summer program; and your future career goals. If you are interested in medical school, please discuss the reasons for choosing that career goal, as well.

2. Official Transcripts

Please send an official copy of your undergraduate transcripts from all institutions you have attended.

3. Letter of Recommendation

Who will submit a letter of recommendation for you?

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Your letter of recommendation, on official letterhead stationery, must be sent directly to the program by the recommending individual. It may be sent by hard copy in a sealed envelope or by e-mail attachment to smbs-gradprog@buffalo.edu.  We will not accept letters of recommendation received directly from you. By submitting your application, you waive any rights to view this confidential letter.

You are required to notify the recommending individual that letters of recommendation for this program are confidential and information contained within those letters is not shared with the student.

Send supporting documents to:

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Elizabeth White

Administrative Director for Research and Graduate Education

Office of Research and Graduate Education

128 Biomedical Education Building, University at Buffalo, Buffalo, NY 14214

Phone: (716) 829-3399; Fax: (716) 829-2437

Email: smbs-gradprog@buffalo.edu

Disclaimers

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You certify that the statements on this application are complete and accurate. You understand that withholding information requested on this application, giving false information, or submitting fraudulent or falsified documents will be grounds for denial or, if you are accepted, for dismissal from this program.

You are also confirming that you desire a formal review of your application. All materials filed in support of this application become property of the University at Buffalo.