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Dean's Undergraduate Fellowship

​​The Dean's Undergraduate Fellowship is a 10-week paid summer research internship program for undergraduate students in the College of Science and Health. Fellows selected for the program are placed at world-class institutions in the Chicago area.  Fellows participate in research projects onsite with a principal investigator during the summer. Internship applications are available on Handshake.  Students can apply for multiple sites. For questions or help with your application, contact the Office of Advising and Student Services.

The application deadline for all 2020 sites is now closed.  All applications will be made available on Handshake ​by the end of the fall quarter. 

The Dean's Undergraduate Fellowship is funded exclusively by your generous donations. Please consider supporting the Dean's Undergraduate Fellowship by clicking here.

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