Joint Ludwig Princeton and Rutgers Cancer Institute Summer Internship Program

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The joint Ludwig Princeton and Rutgers Cancer Institute summer internship program will provide hands-on training to conduct research on the molecular events leading to the onset and progression of cancer. In addition to participating in cutting edge cancer research in laboratories at Princeton University or the Rutgers Cancer Institute, students will have opportunities to attend lectures by cancer researchers. Tours of research facilities and participation in molecular tumor board meetings will provide rare opportunities to observe how scientific discoveries are translated into effective medicine and improved patient care.


Must be rising sophomore or junior undergraduate student with an interest in cancer research. 

Program Details

  • Duration - 9 consecutive weeks 
  • Paid weekly stipend
  • Travel costs reimbursed
  • Location - Princeton University or Rutgers Cancer Institute
  • Housing - Dormitory style

How to Apply

Application window is November 1, 2023 - February 1, 2024

Required Documents

  • Resume/CV
  • Short essay, to include academic background, research interests, and career goals
  • 2 recommendation letters
  • Unofficial transcript


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