Student Transformative Experience to Progress Undergraduate/Graduate Professionals (STEP-UP) in cancer prevention and control

Sponsoring Institution:
The University of Arizona

Region/State of Opportunity:

Types of Trainees:
Undergraduate and Master's level studnets

Eligibility Criteria:
US Citizen


STEP-UP is a multidisciplinary initiative led by Cancer Prevention and Control and Health Disparities Program faculty at the University of Arizona Comprehensive Cancer Center. It is uniquely designed to provide Undergraduate and Masters’ degree seeking students with an intensive, 10-week summer research experience in cancer prevention and control. More than 50 faculty members from diverse disciplines who are funded in cancer prevention and control research are committed to this program, which aims at training a cancer workforce that will be ready to meet the challenge of reducing the cancer burden.

Contact Information:
Jacqui Stork, [email protected],

Funding Support:
NCI R25CA275753