Summer Undergraduate Research Experience

Program Goals

The WSU SURE program is designed to provide undergraduate students in biomedical and related fields an opportunity to participate in ongoing, active research programs. Working closely with faculty and graduate students, the participants gain hands on experience with biomedical research.

Application Overview

As part of the completed application, you must provide the following:

  • A current curriculum vitae or extended resume that includes any academic or other honors that you have received
  • A copy of your academic transcripts (unofficial copies are encouraged).

In addition to the application you must provide:

  • Two letters of recommendation. Please ask your references to send a PDF as an attachment in an email to Dr. Samantha Gizerian (; hard copies sent via the mail are not required.

For more details about how to apply, see Program Information.


The SURE Program will not be accepting students in 2018. 

Check back for Summer 2019!