The Center for Diversity and Inclusion is proud to sponsor several internships for students of color, as well as students from underrepresented or underserved populations. We are grateful to the many departments that support the programs each year.
Equity Research Program
The Equity Research program offers an exciting opportunity for undergraduate college students to spend eight to 10 weeks during the summer working with faculty and graduate students in a research setting. The students learn new skills and gain hands-on experience. Applicants choose from a variety of OHSU departments and programs.
Ted R. Lilley CURE Program
The Ted R. Lilley CURE Program is a research mentorship training program for high school students. It is sponsored by the Center for Diversity and Inclusion and the Knight Cancer Institute. The long-term goals of this program are to give hands-on research experience and science exposure to disadvantaged high school students interested biomedical research and other health-related programs.
Vollum Institute/Neuroscience Graduate Program Summer Fellowship
The Vollum Institute/Neuroscience Graduate Program has a limited number of summer fellowships for college students who are looking for hands-on research experience in neuroscience. The program is designed to enhance opportunities for students who are interested in attending graduate school in neuroscience.