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Open to US citizens and non US citizens
Deadline: 01/15/2024 (Tentative)

The MindCORE Initiative at the University of Pennsylvania offers a paid ten-week summer research program for undergraduate students from Penn (the Lila R. Gleitman Summer Fellowships) as well as for select students from other institutions. We seek a cohort of students from diverse backgrounds who are interested in interdisciplinary approaches to the study of the mind and brain. Our Program includes one week of workshop-style sessions with faculty as well as a short course in programming, followed by nine weeks of research experience in a MindCORE-affiliated faculty member’s lab. Participating faculty include researchers from Biology, Computer and Information Science, Linguistics, Neurology, Neuroscience, Psychiatry, and Psychology.

For more information and to apply, please visit:

Preferred Qualifications

Application Components:

  • Select two three choices of mentor
  • Resume 
  • Transcript
  • Personal Statement


Research Offering Type

Independent Research, Internship



Undergraduate School

College, Engineering, LPS, Nursing, Wharton



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