Student Eligibility


  • Currently enrolled as a junior in high school
  • Must be at least 16 years old by June 1, 2024
  • Must have a 3.0 or better grade point average
  • Live within the six county area that includes Fresno, Madera, Merced, Kings, Tulare and Mariposa
  • May be subject to UCSF Covid-19 vaccine requirements, more information to follow

Applications require

  • One page, typed questionnaire
  • Letter of recommendation
  • Copy of high school transcripts, including 1st semester grades of your Junior year (if available)

Selection and Requirements

  • Complete packet containing all required items
  • Internships begin in mid June 2024 and end at the beginning of August 2024
  • Parental permission is required
  • No more than 3 working day absences during the during the 6 – 7 week period

The UCSF Fresno Summer Biomedical Research Committee will be responsible for the final selection of the intern and the assignment of that intern to a mentor/project