Eligibility and Requirements
  • Undergraduate students with a genuine interest in cancer research, cumulative GPA >3.2, and strong letters of recommendation as reflected in their application packages are eligible.
  • Applicants must be US citizens or permanent residents.
  • Underrepresented minorities are encouraged to apply.
  • Twenty internships are awarded each summer; applications for these slots are reviewed by committee and evaluated on a competitive basis.
  • Note that the NSIP is a ten-week full time commitment that is not compatible with concurrent outside employment or classes.

Subsistence Allowance and Housing 

Interns receive a subsistence allowance of $4,000 for the 10-week internship.
Apartment-style dormitory housing is available at Loyola University Maryland.
A travel allowance of up to $500 is provided for round trip travel to Baltimore.