Application Page for the Summer Research Experience Program in Cancer Science

Instructions to college applicants: Follow the instructions below to ensure that your application is submitted on time and reviewed for consideration.

Deadline for all application materials is: January 10th, 2016.

Step 1: Review available internships

Review the directory of available internships. It is highly recommended that you print or reference this list when ranking your choice of internships in the online application.

Step 2: Prepare personal statement question

Take time to review the personal statement questions ahead of time in order to prepare your answers.  

Step 3: Choose your references

In the online application, you will be asked to provide contact information for a teacher, advisor or other individual who can assess your abilities in science. Be sure to notify this individual that you are using them as a reference and that they should expect an email from the program (email domain: @roswellpark.org) asking them to complete an online recommendation on your behalf.

Step 4: Complete the online application

Start the online application. *Applications are closed for the 2016 program.

Step 5: Submit supplemental application materials

To complete your application packet, submit the following supplemental materials:

  • Official transcript: from the school you are currently attending
  • Application fee: $20.00 (non-refundable) - Checks or money orders ONLY - Make check or money order out to "RPCI Summer Internship Program." Put the applicant name on Memo section of the check or money order..

Supplemental materials must be sent by mail to the exact address below by DEADLINE date of January 10th, 2016:

Summer Internship Program
c/o Adam Kisailus
Department of Educational Affairs
Roswell Park Cancer Institute
Elm and Carlton Streets
Buffalo, New York 14263