Research Opportunities

Research is an increasing important experience that many health professional fields look for in their candidates. Especially if you are interested in a research oriented program, gaining research experience may be a key component to being accepted to the program.

For current research opportunities, click here.

Research Opportunities – Hawaii State

Research ProgramWhen
BUILD-EXITOYear-Round
Department of Native Hawaiian Health (DNHH) Summer Research Internship (SRI)Summer
Hawaiʻi Pacific Health (HPH) Summer Student Research Program (SSRP)Summer
Hawaii Pacific Neuroscience Summer Internship Program (HPN-SIP)Summer
IDeA Network of Biomedical Research Excellence (INBRE)Semester
Summer
JABSOM Trainees in Research OpportunitiesVaries
Minority Health and Health Disparities International Research Training Program (MHIRT)Year-Round
Queen's Medical Center (QMC) Summer Research Internship (SRI)Summer
UH Cancer Center Summer Cancer Research InternshipSummer
UH Hilo Pacific Internship Programs for Exploring Science (PIPES)Summer
UH Mānoa Undergraduate Research Opportunities Program (UROP)Semester
Summer
Short-Term Research Experience for Underrepresented Persons (STEP-UP)Year-Round

Research Opportunities – Out-of-State

Research ProgramWhen
Association of American Medical Colleges (AAMC) Summer Undergraduate Research ProgramsSummer
American Dental Education Association (ADEA) Enrichment ProgramsVaries
RIT Biomedical Summer Research OpportunitiesSummer
Cornell University Summer Research OpportunitiesSummer
Swarthmore College Summer OpportunitiesSummer
Diversity Summer Health-Related Education Program (DSHREP)Summer
NIDA Summer Research Internship Program Summer
National Science Foundation Varies
Student Opportunity Center Varies