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Oklahoma State University

Native OKStars Summer Research Program

OKStars participants

Program Dates

June 4, 2019 - July 10, 2019

The Native Oklahoma Science Training and Research Students program is designed to encourage American Indian students, in their junior or senior year, to pursue a career in the medical field and contains a cultural component from the Office for American Indians in Medicine and Science.

Program Benefits

  • Participate in a research atmosphere that is usually reserved for graduate students
  • Work with a Native American faculty mentor and medical student mentor
  • Learn about the various paths to medical school and careers in STEM
  • Participate in Research Day at OSU Center for Health Sciences as well as the City of Tulsa Research Day.

Application Process

  • Fill out the online application
  • Request a current high school transcript be submitted to
  • Ask your high school counselor or principal to complete the school approval form


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