Applications now available for HudsonAlpha BioTrain internship program

The online application for the summer of 2015 BioTrain internships program opened today.

Applications will be accepted online today through 5 p.m. CST, Feb. 15, 2015. All application materials, including two online references, must be submitted by that time.

BioTrain internships provide a variety of opportunities for high school through graduate students with many internships offering hands-on laboratory experiences in research labs and with companies that are making good on the promise of genomics to revolutionize health and life as we know it.

Each internship opportunity is crafted with specific skill sets in mind and are open to participants based on education level and area of concentration.

Click here for a complete list of internship opportunities.

Interns will begin their summer experiences June 1, 2015,  with a weeklong Biotech Boot Camp. The boot camp will cover lab basics including handling liquids and solids in a laboratory, lab safety, data analyses and lab mathematics. Internships will conclude July 31.

Once a completed application is received, it will be reviewed and those selected for internships will be notified.

Questions about BioTrain should be forwarded to biotrain@hudsonalpha.org.