Internships: Project IMHOTEP
Online Project IMHOTEP Application Form
Project: IMHOTEP is an eleven-week internship (May 19, 2014 – August 1, 2014) designed to increase the knowledge and skills of student trainees in biostatistics, epidemiology, and occupational safety and health. The program begins with two weeks of intense educational training. The purpose of this training is to equip interns with the academic coursework and information necessary to complete the program. During the following eight weeks, interns conduct public health research with experts at the CDC, NIMR, Academic Institutions, State Agencies, and various other public health agencies and community based organizations. Interns also receive a $3,500 stipend, lodging, and travel to and from their site location and city of origin.
- Current junior, senior, or recent graduate (within one year) of an undergraduate institution
- Cumulative GPA of 2.7 or higher
- U.S. Citizen or Permanent Resident
The program begins with two weeks of didactic public health coursework, followed by eight weeks of practical hands-on experience, an oral presentation, poster presentation, and submission of a written manuscript suitable for publication in a scientific journal. Interns participate in a wide variety of seminars, workshops, and educational initiatives throughout the summer and are also required to complete 16 hours of community service. Interns receive research support and consultation in data analysis and other project requirements.
Applications are due January 31, 2014 by 11:59PM and can be found at the link below. The following items must be submitted by the application deadline:
- Completed online application
Official transcript mailed directly to Public Health Sciences Institute, Morehouse College (postmarked by January 31)
Public Health Science Institute
ATTN: Project IMHOTEP
830 Westview Drive S.W., Box 140088
Atlanta, Georgia 30314
- Resume or Curriculum Vita
- Two completed online recommender forms (upon submission of your application your recommenders will be notified via email)
Questions may be sent to: firstname.lastname@example.org
Project IMHOTEP Application process
Step 1: Complete the Project IMHOTEP online application
Step 2: Telephone Interview (Month of February)
- Applicants will be notified if they have been invited for a telephone interview.
- Applicants will receive a 15-25 minute timeslot during the first week of February. Interview time slots are scheduled on a first-come, first-served basis.
Step 3: Project: IMHOTEP Selections (Month of March)
- Applicants will be invited to participate in Project: Imhotep 2014
- Once accepted applicants will be paired with a Mentor