Duke STAR Program

Descripion:

The eight-week program, will give participants who are interested in science and medicine real hands-on experience in research methodology and writing. Participants are placed in teams and matched with Duke faculty mentors to work on an original, hypothesis-driven project, originating as a one-page summary and culminating in a complete research paper. A goal of the program is to have every participant qualify for co-authorship on a peer-reviewed manuscript related to their team’s project.

Eligibility:

Applicants must be a middle or high school teacher, rising juniors or senior high school students, or undergraduate students. In addition, US citizenship or permanent residency is also required.

Dates:

Deadline:

Not accepting applications for 2021 session.

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