Apply for summer research project in life science 2019

UiO:Life Science will fund 40 educational summer research projects for students between April and September 2019. All students currently enrolled in a bachelor, master or relevant professional degree program at the University of Oslo are eligible to apply. The application form opened on this web page 15 January at 8 AM, and is now fully booked.

Meet one of the students from the summer projects 2018.

Students will perform research addressing health and disease, environmental issues or other topics related to life science.

Research will be under supervision integrated in a research group within life science at the University of Oslo, Oslo University Hospital or Akershus University Hospital for six weeks full-time equivalent during the summer. The exact work plan will be set up by the project leader and the student when the student is assigned.

A stipend of NOK 40 000 will be provided.


  • The application form opened on 15 January at 08.00 and is now fully booked. 
  • The first 100 applicants will be admitted to the matchmaking seminar on 5 March from 14.00 to 17.00 in Vilhelm Bjerknes’ hus, auditorium 1 and lobby.
  • In the seminar you will meet researchers presenting projects. You will subsequently rate the projects, and the project leaders will rate the students they have met. UiO:Life Science will then combine the ratings and assign projects to 40 students.
  • The 40 students assigned to projects will receive a contract to be filled out together with the project leader, agreeing on the work to be done.
  • All students must make a poster on the project and your learning outcomes for the closing event on 15 October from 14.00 to 17.00.
  • In September you will be offered a seminar on scientific presentation techniques, including poster design.
Published Dec. 13, 2018 3:57 PM - Last modified Jan. 16, 2019 9:37 PM