Requirements

 Must be an undergraduate student enrolled in the UPR campuses of:

  •  Cayey
  •  Humacao
  •  Mayagüez
  •  Medical Sciences
  •  Río Piedras

 Must be a student from the department or colleges of:

  •  Biochemistry
  •  Biology
  •  Chemistry
  •  Engineering
  •  Industrial Biotechnology
  •  Industrial Microbiology

 Must graduate on or after May, 2011.

 Your major and overall grade point average must be 3.00 or higher.

 Must be interested in performing undergraduate research in the areas of:

  •  Industrial Biotechnology
  •  Industrial Microbiology
  •  Biochemistry
  •  Bioprocess Engineering
  •  Bioengineering
  •  Bioseparations
  •  Biostatistics

 Must be available to perform undergraduate research in your campus all of the four semesters:

  •  First Semester 2009-2010 (August - December 2009)
  •  Second Semester 2009-2010 (January - May 2010)
  •  First Semester 2010-2011 (August - December 2010)
  •  Second Semester 2010-2011 (January - May 2011)

 I was not a BioMINDS fellow during the 2007-2008 period.

If you comply with all the above requirements, then you are elegible to participate in the Amgen Bio-Minds Program!!!