UCSF Department of Surgery Yearlong Research Fellowship (UCSF-SURG)

Purpose
The Department of Surgery and the Inquiry Funding Office will jointly fund one award per year for yearlong research after the third year of medical school.
Details
  • ~ $34,800/yr stipend
  • Health insurance, if needed
  • Loan capitalization payment, if applicable
  • Includes graduation with Distinction in Yearlong Research
Eligibility
SOM
Award
$34,800
Requirements
  1. UCSF students taking 12 months Leave of Absence for full-time research or scholarship.
  2. The Primary Mentor must be a UCSF Department of Surgery faculty member.
  3. Work must be performed at UCSF, SFGH, or BCHO.
  4. Requisite IRB or IACUC approvals must be sought prior to the start of the research period.
  5. Complete scholarly project and other assignments as required.
  6. Abstract and poster presentation at Inquiry Symposium
  7. Completion of Distinction in Yearlong Research
Length
12 months
Location
UCSF
Application

This is a UCSF Funding Source dispersed by the Inquiry Funding Office.

To apply, begin by verifying deadlines and process for Yearlong Research by downloading the “Yearlong Research Quickguide.

A sample list of potential mentors in the Department of Surgery is found here.

Funding Sources
Funding Type
Yearlong Research