ABTA Medical Student Summer Fellowships

Funding Agency:
American Brain Tumor Association

American Brain Tumor Association Jack and Fay Netchin Medical School Summer Fellowships are $3,000 grants awarded to medical students who wish to spend a summer conducting brain tumor research with esteemed scientist mentors. The program’s intent is to inspire talented medical students to pursue a career in neuro-oncology research.

Deadline: Jan. 14, 2021

Agency Website

Areas of Interest

Appropriate research projects include, but are not limited to, the following areas:

  • Brain Tumor Biology
  • Clinical Trials
  • Etiology
  • Genetics
  • Molecular/genetic epidemiology
  • Diagnosis
  • Risk assessment
  • Biomarkers of risk, disease burden, and/or treatment response
  • Novel Therapeutics 



Amount Description

ABTA Medical Student Summer Fellowships offer support of up to $3,000 in direct costs for a 12-week summer term. No indirect costs are allowed. 

Funding Type



Grad/Prof Students


Medical - Basic Science
Medical - Clinical Science
Medical - Translational

External Deadline

January 14, 2021