Students can apply for Summer Institute

Summer Institute participant Paula takes a selfie in her scrubs. The Florida State University College of Medicine (FSUCOM) Immokalee Summer Institute is designed for students who are interested in pursuing a career in the medical field. The Summer Institute motivates students to excel academically, introduces students to a variety of career choices in the field of healthcare, provides information about scholarships and university mentoring programs and gives students a perspective on the life of college students and medical students. The program ex-poses students to aspects of the medical school curriculum through interaction with faculty and participation in faculty led presentations about medical topics. The goal is to inspire students to pursue careers in health-care professions.

Applications are available at the front desk at the FSU facility and Marion E. Fether Health Center.

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CLICK HERE for story on Paula's experience