Duke's STAR program provides a high-quality research experience for undergraduate students, high school students and high school teachers during the summer academic break. Participants are placed in teams and matched with Duke faculty mentors to work on an original, hypotheses-driven project, progressing through draft figures and tables, an abstract, a PowerPoint presentation, and a written thesis.
Where: The program takes place at the Duke Clinical Research Institute , which is a clinical research organization that is an integral part of Duke University. The DCRI is located at 300 W. Morgan St., Durham, NC 27701.
When: Mid-June - early August 2018
Visit the Duke STAR program website https://dcri.org/education/dukes‐star‐ program/ to find out how to apply. To be considered complete, your application must include:
Completed personal data form, two letters of recommendation from non‐family members, school transcript (students only) , essay addressing the question posed in the application.