MD Anderson Summer Experience
The 2023 Summer Experience will run June 5 through August 11, 2023. Applications will be accepted December 1, 2022 through February 3, 2023 at 11:59 p.m. CST.
Middle School Camp in Oncology at MD Anderson (MS-COMDA)
A one-week program for 8th grade students (incoming first-year high school) to boost student interest in STEM fields.
High School Summer Program
The King Foundation supports a seven-week program for college-bound students graduating from Texas high schools.
CPRIT-CURE Summer Undergraduate Program
Aimed at highly motivated college students who are interested in a research career (e.g., future Ph.D. or M.D./Ph.D).
CPRTP Summer Research Experience (Cancer Prevention Research Training Program)
Mentored research experiences in behavioral, quantitative and basic science disciplines relevant to cancer prevention.
ITERT Undergraduate Summer Research Training Program
Multidisciplinary research program that offers hands-on experience to students in translational oncology research.
Summer Imaging Research Program (SIRP)
Hands-on experience in imaging clinical research, including imaging modalities such as CT, MRI, ultrasound and PET/CT.
Opportunities for pre-veterinary undergraduates and veterinary medical students to engage in biomedical research.
Summer Program in Cancer Research (SPCR)
Summer internship opportunities for outstanding undergraduate students.
Summer Undergraduate Research Program (SURP)
For undergraduates interested in hands-on research and clinical observations in a range of areas in cancer treatment.
U54 Partnership for Excellence in Cancer Research Summer Training Program
For students in the University of Puerto Rico System interested in mentored basic, clinical or translational research.
University Outreach Summer Program
Undergraduate research experience for students attending colleges with an educational agreement with MD Anderson.
UPWARDS Summer Program
Training program for high school and undergraduate students who identify as an underrepresented minority in science.
First-Year Medical Student Program
An investigative scientific research experience for students who have completed their first year of medical school.
Medical Student Program in Radiation Oncology
For medical students from groups or backgrounds that are traditionally underrepresented in radiation oncology.
Additional Summer Programs
DACCPM Summer Research Program: Mentored research experiences in Anesthesiology, Critical Care, and Pain Medicine for high school students, college students, and students who have completed their first year of medical school. Learn more about DACCPM program
MBA/MHA Summer Internship: Through MD Anderson's Leadership Institute, interns will work with a mentor on a high-impact 11-week project that aligns with the institutional strategic initiatives. Learn more about graduate internships
Pathology Summer Research Program: Ideal for outstanding undergraduate students interested in exploring a career in cancer medicine. Students will obtain hands-on research experience mentored by faculty members in a laboratory setting. Learn more about pathology program
Research Medical Library Internships: MD Anderson's Research Medical Library offers up to three internships for students currently enrolled as undergraduate or graduate students at an accredited university. Learn more about library internships
Outside of the Texas Medical Center
Undergraduate Clinical & Administration Shadowing Program
A unique opportunity at our Houston Area Locations for students interested in clinical shadowing, research or hospital administration.