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Now accepting applications for summer undergraduate research award

Encourage your students to apply for the 10-week research fellowship by Dec. 14.
Graphic with text: AGA-Aman Armaan Ahmed Family SURF Award
Graphic with text: AGA-Aman Armaan Ahmed Family SURF Award

AGA is accepting applications for the third annual AGA-Aman Armaan Ahmed Family Summer Undergraduate Research Fellowship (SURF).

Eight undergraduate students from groups traditionally underrepresented in biomedical research will have the opportunity to perform 10 weeks of research related to digestive diseases alongside an established investigator. Recipients will also receive a $5,400 stipend and funding to offset travel and meal expenses.

Students may independently secure support from an AGA member mentor or choose from our list of participating mentors. Past recipients are eligible to apply!

Additional information about the award, including application requirements and a downloadable preview are available in the request for applications. Please see important dates below.

  • Dec. 14, 2022

    Online applications close at 11:59 p.m. ET.

  • March 2023

    Applicants are notified of their status.

  • May-August 2023

    Recipients perform summer research with mentors.

AGA gratefully acknowledges the Aman Armaan Ahmed Family for supporting this program.

Made possible by the
AGA Research Foundation

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