Apply for the Diversity in Vision Research and Ophthalmology Program at NIH
By Dawn Hayward | Dec. 22, 2016
The Diversity in Vision Research and Ophthalmology Program of the National Eye Institute at the National Institutes of Health has openings for candidates to perform research on the NIH campus in Bethesda, Md.
The DIVRO Program aims to raise the number of African-American, Latino/Hispanic, Native American and disabled scientists in the field.
The program is eight to 12 weeks long, beginning in May or June. Participants present their work at NIH Poster Day.
Applicants should be at least 16 years old and enrolled in high school or a U.S college, university or medical school.
Applications are due March 1.
For more information, please visit: https://nei.nih.gov/training/diversity_in_research
Dawn Hayward is a graduate student in the Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine’s pharmacology and molecular sciences department.