The Scholars Programs introduces undergraduate students at the University of Florida to the exciting world of academic research.

scholars in the academic health center

About the Program

Undergraduate students from any College who wish to conduct research with a faculty member in the College of Medicine are eligible to compete for this award.

Julie Johnson Lab


Applicants must have maintained an overall GPA of 3.0 or better, and have at least one more year of undergraduate studies remaining.

Center for Inflamation and Immunology

College of Medicine

Participating Faculty

Meet the College of Medicine faculty that participate in the University Scholars Program.

Robert Huigens, Ph.D., assistant professor of medicinal chemistry

College of Medicine News

Growing female leadership in academic medicine

Emergency medicine professor Rosemarie Fernandez, M.D., named to prestigious 2022 ELAM cohort

Celebrating Asian American and Pacific Islander Heritage Month

College of Medicine students, alumni and faculty share what it means to celebrate their cultures

‘Remember the honor of being part of your patient’s story’

UF College of Medicine celebrates 130 new physicians in May 21 graduation ceremony

College completes inventory on policies, practices related to campus diversity, equity and inclusion

The UF College of Medicine joined the Association of American Medical Colleges DICE initiative