Eligibility Requirements and Other Important Information

  • Eligibility: 16 years and over (as of June 5, 2017), pre-college students that are enrolled in high school.
  • Application Deadline: March 13, 2017.
  • Notification of Acceptance into the Program: March 31, 2017.
  • Final Acceptance of the Offer by the Student: April 10, 2017.
  • Start Date: June 5, 2017 End Date and Mini-Symposium: July 14, 2017.

Application Instructions

  • High School Transcript:
    • Transcripts for the 2015-2016 school year and Fall 2016 semester should be submitted at the time of application.
    • Please email a PDF to: 
    • Mail a hard copy to:
      • BMS High School Summer Internship Program
        Department of Basic Medical Sciences,
        University of Arizona, College of Medicine - Phoenix
        Building ABC1, 425 N. 5th Street
        Phoenix, Arizona 85004-2157
  • Confidential Teacher Recommendation Form:
    • Please download Confidential Teacher Recommendation Form (PDF). *Be sure to sign the Student Waiver section prior to giving the form to the recommending teacher.
    • Recommendation should be submitted separately by the teacher as a pdf via email to:
    • Mail a hard copy to:
      • BMS High School Summer Internship Program
        Department of Basic Medical Sciences,
        University of Arizona, College of Medicine - Phoenix
        Building ABC1, 425 N. 5th Street
        Phoenix, Arizona 85004-2157
  • Application Form:

If you have any questions, please contact the Department of Basic Medical Sciences or Anita Martinez, 602-827-2177.