Summer Program Advancing Research on Cancer (SPARC)

SPARC offers a 10-week mentored summer research experience at the George Washington University (GW) Cancer Center. This program is intended for undergraduates underrepresented in STEM who are considering Ph.D. training and a career in cancer research. SPARC scholars receive exposure to contemporary cancer research techniques, understanding of health disparities and impact of cancer in different communities, and preparation for research careers. Stipend and housing in the heart of DC included.