Applications for the 2019 ChicagoCHEC Summer Fellowship Program will be accepted until Feb. 28. The program is a comprehensive summer and academic year learning experience for outstanding undergraduate and postbaccalaureate students interested in health who possess the commitment to apply to graduate or medical school and can bring diverse perspectives and experiences to advance cancer health equity.
Finalists will be selected and interviewed in March, with candidates being chosen and notified in April. The program runs from June 17-August 9.
The Chicago Cancer Health Equity Collaborative (ChicagoCHEC) is a National Cancer Institute comprehensive cancer partnership led by the Robert H. Lurie Comprehensive Cancer Center of Northwestern University, Northeastern Illinois University, and UIC. The organization’s mission is to advance cancer health equity through meaningful scientific discovery, education, training, and community engagement.