Stanford Medical Youth Science Program (SMYSP)


program overview

The Stanford Medical Youth Science Program (SMYSP), a five-week summer residency, held on campus, combines faculty lectures, laboratories, college admissions guidance, mentoring, and hands-on medical experiences to encourage low-income and under-represented groups to aim for careers in the medical and health professions.

Note: Application will become available mid- to late- December. SMYSP will consider academically motivated students with a 2.75 or greater GPA. 

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Specialization(s): STEM

Selectivity: Very Selective

Location:  Stanford University, Palo Alto, CA

Duration: 5 weeks

Financial Aid: Not Needed. Program is FREE for students admitted.

Fee Waiver: N/A