Bonding in Bavaria: A Unique Way to Kick Off a Summer of Research

Bonding in Bavaria: A Unique Way to Kick Off a Summer of Research

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Talk with almost any Amgen Scholar and they all say that one of the most unique parts of the program is the community created through friendships and research.
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Six Amgen Scholars share what they Love about Science

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In July, at the U.S. symposium, six Amgen Scholars shared what they love about science. From the power of energy to the magic of molecules, these students share their unique perspectives on what drives their research.
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Fall 2017 Travel Award Now Open

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The Amgen Scholars Global Program Office is now accepting applications for Fall 2017 U.S. Alumni Travel Awards.
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From Amgen to the Atacama to Academia: An Unexpected Trajectory

From Amgen to the Atacama to Academia: An Unexpected Trajectory

Featured Scholars, Site Culture

As an undergraduate student at Caltech, Levine conducted research at the NASA Jet Propulsion Laboratory where she designed luminescent lanthanide sensors for detection of bacterial endospores, which are among the most resilient forms of life on Earth.
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Alice Heicklen: Enriching the Amgen Scholars Experience at Columbia

Alice Heicklen: Enriching the Amgen Scholars Experience at Columbia

Newsletter, Site Culture

Behind the scenes at Columbia/Barnard is site director Alice Heicklen, a trained biologist who has since the launch of Amgen Scholars in 2007 orchestrated these details, ensuring that students come away with a comprehensive research experience.
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Amgen Scholars is an international program funded by the Amgen Foundation with direction and technical assistance provided by the Massachusetts Institute of Technology and the University of Cambridge.

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