Application Page for Summer Research Experience Program in Oncology

Instructions to medical/PA/dental student 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 10, 2016.

Step 1: Review available internships

Review the list 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

Please 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 two references. These may be either 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: asking them to complete an online recommendation on your behalf.

Step 4: Complete the online application

Begin the online application. *Applications are now closed for the 2016 program.

Step 5: Submit supplemental application materials

To complete your application packet, the following supplemental materials must be submitted by Sunday, January 10, 2016:

  • Official transcript OR an official letter of good standing: 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 the 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 10, 2016:

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