NIH High School Internship in Biomedical Research-Summer

National Institutes of Health



awards available



February 16, 2024


The NIH High School Internship in Biomedical Research-Summer is available to junior and senior-level high school students who are interested in biomedical research. You must be 17 years of age, be a U.S. citizen/permanent resident, and be enrolled at least half-time at an accredited institution to be considered for this internship. As an intern, you will have the opportunity to spend a summer working at the NIH side-by-side with some of the leading scientists in the world, in an environment devoted exclusively to biomedical research (At the NIH "biomedical research" includes everything from behavioral and social sciences, through biology and chemistry, to physics, mathematical modeling, computational biology, and biostatistics). This internship is offered at various NIH locations within the U.S.