Amgen Scholars Program

Amgen Scholars Program

Made possible through a 12-year, $50 million commitment from the Amgen Foundation, Amgen Scholars allows undergraduates from across the globe to participate in cutting-edge research opportunities at world-class institutions. 17 leading institutions across the U.S., Europe and Japan currently host the summer program.

Undergraduate participants benefit from undertaking a research project under top faculty, being part of a cohort-based experience of seminars and networking events, and taking part in a symposium in their respective region (U.S., Europe or Japan) where they meet their peers, learn about biotechnology, and hear from leading scientists.

Learn more by visiting amgenscholars.com and following the #AmgenScholars hashtag on Twitter. 

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Amgen Scholars Alumni David Isaac Berrios Shares the Larger Significance of His Research
David Isaac Berrios Pittsburg, California Host University: University of California, San Francisco Home University: University of California, Davis Amgen Scholar Year: 2017 Major: Biochemistry and molecular biology Expected Graduation: June 2018 Journey to Science How did you become...
Dec 27, 2017 7:00 AM ET
From Creating Rock Climbing Holds to Conducting Amgen Scholars Research, Meet Elizabeth (Lily) Hallett
Elizabeth (Lily) Hallett Fayetteville, Arkansas Carolina Host University: Caltech Home University: University of Arkansas Amgen Scholar Year: 2017 Major: Chemical Engineering Expected Graduation: Spring 2019 Journey to Science How did you become interested in science?...
Dec 20, 2017 10:00 AM ET
See Why Rachel Elizabeth Petherbridge, Amgen Scholars Alumni, Became Interested in Biology
Rachel Elizabeth Petherbridge Garner, North Carolina Host University: Harvard University Home University: Boston University Amgen Scholar Year: 2017 Major: Biomedical Engineering Expected Graduation: 2019 Journey to Science How did you become interested in science? I...
Dec 18, 2017 7:45 AM ET
Inspired by Prominent Figures in Chemistry: An Amgen Scholars Alumni Story
Corshai Williams Host University: MIT Home University: Virginia Union University Amgen Scholar Year: 2017 Major: Chemistry Expected Graduation: May 2018 Journey to Science How did you become interested in science? I had an amazing high school teacher who dressed up as...
Dec 15, 2017 1:40 PM ET
Amgen Scholars Alumni Wants to Mentor Underrepresented Undergrads Interested in STEM
Cassandra Baker Host University: Washington University in St. Louis Home University: University of Houston Amgen Scholar Year: 2017 Major: Psychology Expected Graduation: December 2018  Journey to Science How did you become interested in science? I spent 3 years taking care...
Dec 12, 2017 9:35 AM ET

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