Summer Undergraduate Research Fellowships in the Pharmaceutical Sciences

Interested in Research?

This fellowship is for students who would like to know more about the discovery, use or mechanisms of drugs; who like working in a lab; or who would just like to find out if they like working in the lab.

Fellowship Eligibility

Fellowships are available for any domestic undergraduate sophomore and junior students who would like to do research work in any of the pharmaceutical sciences in the summer of 2016.

Fellowship Duration

The fellowship provides $4,000 for a ten-week, full-time experience from May  through July.

Research Activities

Research activities can be directed by any faculty member in the College of Pharmacy who is willing to mentor a student for the summer. Students conduct research in the areas of Pharmacology, Pharmaceutics, Pharmacy Practice, or Medicinal Chemistry and Pharmacognosy. Additional information about research in these areas can be found under the About/Academic Divisions section of the College of Pharmacy website.

How To Apply

Download the application form (PDF) to print out and complete.
You will also need to submit:

SURF application

  • An up-to-date resume
  • A one page statement detailing your interest in research
    and pursuit of a graduate program
  • Official transcript
  • One letter of reference from a faculty member


The Ohio State University College of Pharmacy
500 W. 12th Ave
217 Parks Hall
Columbus, OH 43210
P: 614.292.6822
F: 614.292.2588


Application deadline for next year is March 1, 2017.

Research Day

Our Research Day event celebrates innovative research happening in the College of Pharmacy.

The April 2017 date will be announced in late December 2016.

Lloyd M. Parks Hall
500 W. 12th Ave.
Columbus, OH 43210

The annual College of Pharmacy Research Day showcases innovative research happening in the College of Pharmacy.
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