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What are the program dates for this coming summer?

The program will run from June 3-July 26, 2024.

Who is eligible for this program?

At this time, the program can enroll students who are currently enrolled in undergraduate programs, who are not graduating prior to the end date of the summer program, and who are citizens or permanent residents of the United States or its possessions.

Do I have to pay for the program?

Accepted students from institutions other than Vanderbilt University will receive funding for travel and a living stipend to support expenses during the program; lodging will be provided on Vanderbilt’s campus.

How many students are accepted each year?

The program’s target size for is 10 students per summer.

I’m a student at Vanderbilt – am I eligible?

Students at Vanderbilt are eligible, although the program prioritizes students outside the host institution.

I’m on the quarter system and won’t be able to arrive in Nashville until mid-June. Can I still participate?

Yes. Although this is an in-person program, we can make an exception for students on quarter systems. Please note that you are in a quarter system in your application.

I won’t be able to be in town for part of the program – can I still participate?

With the exception of students on the quarter system, we expect participants to be in residence for the entire program.