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

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Software engineer Steve Ryan describes experiencing sudden cardiac arrest

2020 Biomedical Sciences program cohort matched with mentors

The doctoral candidates will work closely with their mentors to conduct research

Greater Gator Community program connects current and retired faculty

Retired faculty will mentor current faculty members

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