PROGRAMS FOR HIGH SCHOOL STUDENTS

High School Intern Program

For rising seniors

SEP’s High School Intern Program selects SFUSD high school students to participate in an 8 week paid summer internship between their junior and senior year. Students are matched with a scientist mentor who guides their learning and completion of an authentic biomedical research project at UC San Francisco. Learn more below:

Teen Wellness Connection

For rising juniors

The Teen Wellness Connection empowers teen leaders to steer conversation around teen health issues. This 9-month program connects high school students with UCSF scientist and experts around health issues that directly affect teens.  Under the guidance of UCSF staff, program participants build their own wellness conference to inform and engage with their high school student peers. Learn more below:

Cellular Construction Workshop

For rising juniors and seniors

The Cellular Construction Workshop is a two-week workshop that engages high school student/teacher teams in design challenges as they learn about cellular engineering. Students and teachers take lab tours at UCSF and learn about potential careers and college majors in cellular engineering. Learn more below: