The Amgen Scholars program offers outstanding funded summer research
opportunities in the biosciences, bioinformatics, chemistry and
biochemistry, and statistics at several leading research universities in
the US.  Application deadlines are in early February.

Amgen Scholars will:
	Take part in important university research projects, gain hands-on lab
experience and contribute to the advancement of science;
	Interact with and receive guidance from faculty mentors, including some
of the worldšs leading academic scientists; and
	Attend scientific seminars, workshops and other networking events.

Students with a strong interest in pursuing a Ph.D. and a research career
are strongly encouraged to apply.  For further information, see the
program website