You can use the form below to apply for research internships and training opportunities throughout the year. Placements are made on a quarterly basis. Many of our positions are tailored to individual applicants, depending on their skills and experience, and on our researchers’ needs.

If you are applying for a specific position within Seattle Children’s Research Institute, including UW graduate program rotations, please indicate the position on your application. Offers may be made throughout the year based on lab availability. Please email us if you have questions or would like more specific details.

Note: This application does not pertain to the Science Education Department’s High School STEM Internship or to the SMAHRT Summer Scholars program. Please visit the Science Education Department page to apply for the STEM internships. For Summer Scholars, visit the SMAHRT page.

Selection Timelines

  • Autumn 2017: Applications reviewed mid-August, selections made late August/early September.
  • Winter 2018: Applications reviewed mid-November, selections made late November/early December.

Summer 2017 applications are currently in review. If you have applied for summer, your application has been distributed to staff and faculty at Seattle Children’s Research Institute. If there is a potential match, you may be contacted directly by staff. Placements will be made throughout early April.

We received a high volume of applications, and are unfortunately unable to accommodate all requests for placement. If you are not selected, OTER will be in touch to determine your interest in being considered for future opportunities.

Opportunities open on a rolling basis at the research institute; student applications are documented in a database for distribution when new opportunities arise.