The Irvine Summer Institute in Neuroscience Program

2023 Program Dates: June 26 - August 18

Summer 2023 applications have now closed. Summer 2024 applications will open Dec 2023.

Applications for Summer 2023 Have Closed

Applications for the summer 2023 program are now closed! Applications for summer 2024 will open Dec 2023. Please join the mailing list to learn more about the program and receive information about the next application cycle.

The UC Irvine Center for the Neurobiology of Learning and Memory welcomes you to the Irvine Summer Institute in Neuroscience. The program enrolls 20-25 undergraduate students each year for an 8-week immersive neuroscience research experience. Interested in pursuing a PhD? Apply today!

Applications are now open!

Applications for the summer 2023 program are now open! Deadline to apply is January 15, 2023.


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Read about the 2022 Program!

During the summer of 2022, the Summer Institute in Neuroscience hosted 24 students from around the country to participate in neuroscience research at UC Irvine. Read more about their experience!

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