Summer Internship

This official BIDMC High School Summer Research Program allows the students to experience scientific research and gain generic skills. All students receive a stipend during this Program.

You can read about this program here

Take a look at our past students' projects here.

Check out where our applicants are from on this map.


2019 Requirements and Instructions:

  • Internship will be from July 1 2019 - August 9 2019. Candidate must be present in Boston for the duration of the program (6 weeks).
  • High school students in Grades 11 and 12 can apply. Preference will be given to rising seniors.
  • Applicants must be at least 16 years of age on June 1 2019. Applicants who are younger than 16 years of age on June 1 2019 will not be considered.
  • Application consists of the form (download link below), academic transcript and resume.
  • Applications will not be considered if:
    • the application package is incomplete (missing form, transcript and/or resume)
    • the application not submitted as a single PDF file
    • the application package submitted via a link such as google doc or dropbox
    • the application package contains additional documents other than the form, transcript and resume.


Mentors for 2019:

  • Dr. Jan Heng
  • Dr. Frank Slack
  • Dr. Ioannis Vlachos
  • Dr. Winston Hide



Summer 2019

Accepting Application: February 1, 2019

Application Close: February 15, 2019

Application Announcement: March 29, 2019

Number of summer internship spots for 2019: 4

Instructions are in the application form  **APPLICATIONS CLOSED**