This program is open to high school, university undergrad students, grad students, residents and fellows. Interested students will apply by submitting an email to us explaining why they are interested in our program and how they hope participation may help their further their career.

Acceptance to the program is at the discretion of the Principal Investigator of our studies. Acceptance depends on the number of students already involved on the available projects. Also, some clinical studies require a long-term commitment and may not be suitable for all interested. Decision on involvement in specific clinical research project will be at the discretion of the principal investigator.


Upwelling foundation does not charge for participation in this program. Upwelling Foundation does not offer compensation for involvement in the program. The students participation is voluntary. Any costs accrued by the students from participation in this program such as transportation to and from our sites will not be reimbursed by Upwelling Foundation.

Application Contact

Anna-Lena Makowski: amakowski@upwelling.foundation