Student Research Experience


Links to help students launch their research experience with INBRE

Applications for the Summer 2021 semester are now open. New students are required to complete a PreApplication form.

New students apply here: PreApplication form

Returning students should contact for an application. The deadline to submit all applications is Friday, May 21, 2021.

Contact if you have any questions regarding registration.

All students will be required to complete a Lab Supervisor Acknowledgement form (see link below).

Application Process

Follow these steps to complete your application

Student Research Experience Eligibility & Requirements

Students must read before applying! Click here to view the SRE Eligibility & Requirements table.

Revised Student Research Experience Eligibility & Requirements (Spring 2021 Plan B)

Click here to view the Revised SRE Eligibility & Requirements table due to COVID-19 restrictions.

Lab Supervisor Acknowledgement Form and Checklist

Students are required to complete a Lab Supervisor Acknowledgement (LSA) form and Checklist with a prospective Lab Supervisor and upload it to the SRE Application. You will also need to upload a Lab Safety Plan (develop with your Lab Supervisor) when the application becomes available on December 14, 2020.

Student Individual Development Plan (IDP)

Click here to view the instructions on how to complete a Student IDP for the Student and Mentor

Lab Supervisor Guidelines

Guidelines and Expectations for the INBRE Lab Supervisor.

NIH Lab Safety Training

Tailored to the National Institutes of Health (NIH) campus, the NIH Lab Safety Training is a great resource for all research students and scientists. This is mandatory training for INBRE SRE students.

Research Sites

INBRE program is available at (8) of our partner institutions! Click here to view the list of our partners.

Campus Coordinators

Need more information? Learn who your Campus Coordinator is and connect with them here.

Student Orientation Materials

Familiarize yourself with the student orientation materials here.

Student Research Toolkit

View sample posters, abstracts & papers, judging criteria and poster printing information here.

Hawaii INBRE Logos

Visit the UH Manoa PBRC poster printing site to download the Hawaii INBRE logo available in two different formats.

Career Opportunities

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In journal articles, oral or poster presentations, news releases, news and feature articles, interviews with reporters and other communications, acknowledge the IDeA program’s full or partial support of the research. The citation in scientific publications should use the following format:

This project was supported by grants from the National Institutes of Health (NIH), National Institute of General Medical Sciences (NIGMS), IDeA Networks of Biomedical Research Excellence (INBRE), Award number:  P20GM103466.  The content is solely the responsibility of the authors and does not necessarily represent the official views of the National Institutes of Health.

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