Summer Research at Florida (SURF) Program

SURF 2018 trainee presenting researchExplore Your Path To Greatness | 2019

Considering a graduate degree in the sciences, but not quite sure what area to pursue?

Curious about career opportunities for Ph.D.’s, particularly in the pharmaceutical sciences?

Consider applying to the Summer Undergraduate Research at Florida (SURF) program with the UF College of Pharmacy.

This is a ten-week, on-campus, research-intensive program that pairs undergraduate students with a faculty adviser and a senior-level Ph.D. student mentor. You’ll have an opportunity to experience research at both a Top 10 pharmacy college and a Top 10 public university.

Deadline extended to Friday, January 11, 2019.

SURF 2019 Class

SURF 2018 College of Pharmacy Trainees

Explore research opportunities representative of the drug discovery and development process at the UF College of Pharmacy within the following areas:

  • Medicinal Chemistry
  • Pharmaceutics
  • Pharmacodynamics
  • Pharmaceutical Outcomes & Policy
  • Pharmacotherapy & Translational Research

All costs for SURF participants are paid by UF including room and some board, a $5,000 summer stipend, round-trip flights/mileage to campus, summer workshops, social events/activities and a GRE test prep course.

The program runs from May 25 to August 2, 2019 in Gainesville, Florida.

Summer 2019 Deadline: Extended to Friday, January 11, 2019



Summer Undergraduate Research at Florida (SURF) College of Pharmacy

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