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Program Overview

Summer Scrubs is a health career exploration program that helps high school students prepare for their future in the health professions. With this program, students will get the opportunity to participate in professional lectures, health-related field trips and hands-on lab experiences. "Scrub in" this summer at the University of Arizona College of Medicine – Phoenix!

2022 Summer Scrubs Sessions

Explore Medicine Program

The Explore Medicine Program sessions are for current 11th grade students who are interested in becoming a physician. Participants will explore several physician specialties by learning from various medical doctors.

Residential Camp: *Current 11th Grade Students

  • Dates: June 5–11.
  • Cost: $600 (**full and partial needs-based scholarships are available).
  • Before applying, please read through the application information (PDF).

Application will open December 1, 2021.

Day Camp: *Current 11th Grade Students

  • Dates: June 13–17.
  • Time: 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.
  • Cost: $350 (**full and partial needs-based scholarships are available).
  • Before applying, please read through the application information (PDF).

Application will open December 1, 2021.

*The grade you are in at the time of applying for the program.

The Health Care Team

The Healthcare Team sessions are for current 9th & 10th grade students who are interested in a health care career. Participants will explore several health career occupations by learning from medical doctors, physician assistants, nurses and others who make-up the health care team.

  • Dates: June 20–24.
  • Time: 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.
  • Cost: $350 (**full and partial needs-based scholarships are available).
  • Before applying, please read through the application information (PDF).

Application will open December 1, 2021.

**Full and partial need-based scholarships provided by Arizona Latin Medical Association and Central Arizona Area Health Education Center (CAAHEC). You can apply for the scholarship when you submit your application.

Application

Applications are for Summer Scrubs 2022 will be open December 1, 2021, to March 6, 2022. To review the application questions, read through the application information handout (PDF).

Volunteer Counselors

To learn more about this volunteer opportunity, please review our information on volunteering (PDF) for Summer Scrubs. If you are interested in becoming a counselor, please complete our application. The Application will be open December 1, 2021, to March 6, 2022.

Contact

Chip Young
Office of Admissions and Recruitment
602-827-2005 | @email