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Summer Programs for Undergraduates

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Peter Blain,
Program Coordinator

Baystate Medical Center offers two different 10-week summer programs for college undergraduates who are residents of Hampden or Hampshire counties.

Both programs focus on research, and are for undergraduate students interested in a career in public health, medicine, or other healthcare professions.

Baystate Summer Academy

For rising freshmen, sophomores and juniors

  • Designed to provide students with a core understanding of public health and medical research practices
  • Meets once a week on Tuesday evenings for 10 weeks
  • No stipend provided
  • Application deadline is February 27, 2020.
    > Baystate Summer Academy: Application and details

Summer Scholars Program

For rising juniors and seniors

  • Aims to introduce students to a career in health care
  • Requires up to 30 hours per week during the 10-week program
  • Both paid and unpaid internships are available
  • Application deadline is January 31, 2020.
    > Summer Scholars: Application and details