|The Institute for Accessible Science (IAS) was established at Purdue University through an NIH Director’s Pathfinder Award in 2010 with a mission to promote the inclusion of persons with physical disabilities in biomedical science careers through practical laboratory experiences, assistive technology (AT) development, student and educator support services and research.
• The IAS Summer Undergraduate Research Fellowship Program aim is to provide talented undergraduate students with physical disabilities an opportunity to engage in biomedical laboratory research and enhance their preparation for graduate study. IAS Fellowship recipients will have the opportunity to engage in independent laboratory research under the mentorship of a Purdue University faculty member. This year, the program will begin on June 2 and run through July 30, 2013. For more information, visit IAShub.org - http://iashub.org/iasundergradfellowshipapp