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Now Accepting Applications! NIEHS Scholars Connect Program

Stem Majors: NIEHS Scholars Connect Program


The NIEHS Scholars Connect Program (NSCP) is designed to provide a unique opportunity for highly motivated science, technology, engineering, and math (STEM) focused undergraduate students to solidly connect with NIEHS and receive training in biomedical research. Students in NSCP have an opportunity for hands-on mentored research experiences, as well as professional and personal development. NSCP is committed to encouraging students to pursue careers in scientific investigation, both basic and clinical. Scientists at NIEHS are committed to sharing with students and educators the intensity, excitement, sense of discipline, and tremendous satisfaction that careers in science can impart to those who pursue them.


Why should I apply?

As a Scholar, you will be a part of research teams striving to accomplish NIEHS research mission in areas related to human health and the environment. NSCP is dedicated to providing training in biomedical research so that you can apply your knowledge outside the classroom and gain career-changing experiences. You will have the opportunity to network and explore federal career opportunities. Career mentoring from NIEHS investigators will be available during your appointment.



~ $2,300/month (Full-Time Summer Connection); ~ $850/month (Part-Time Fall and Spring Connections)


Program Dates

Summer Connection: June 1, 2021–August 6, 2021 Full-time

Fall Connection: September 7, 2021–November 19, 2021 Part-time

Spring Connection: January 3, 2022–April 15, 2022 Part-time

Dates are subject to change


Learn more and apply today at:

FLYER NIEHS Scholar Connect