Summer Student Program Funding

Each year, the Summer Student Program is funded by grants and philanthropy. We are honored to receive funding support from the following organizations.

Summer Student Program funding

Each year, the Summer Student Program is funded by grants and philanthropy. We are honored to receive funding support from:      

  • Alumni of The Jackson Laboratory
  • Carolyn Hansen Montgomery Education Fund
  • Horace W. Goldsmith Foundation
  • Howard Hughes Medical Institute EXROP Program
  • NIH / National Cancer Institute  
  • NIH / National Human Genome Research Institute
  • NIH / National Institute on Drug Abuse
  • NIH / National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke
  • National Science Foundation
  • Petit Family Foundation

The Jackson Laboratory is a participant in the Maine IDeA Network of Biomedical Research Excellence, with funding from the NIH / National Institute of General Medical Sciences.

Endowed funds that support the Summer Student Program are named for the following individuals and organizations:

  • Allen C. Schroeder Endowed Fund
  • Barbara H. Sanford Endowed Scholarship Fund 
  • The Betterment Fund
  • Clarence Cook Little Scholarship Fund 
  • Clark Foundation
  • Edmund Kerper Fund
  • Edwin D. Murphy Scholarship Fund 
  • Elizabeth S. Russell Scholarship Fund
  • The Endowment for Science Education
  • James B. Murphy Memorial Scholarship 
  • Jane D. Weinberger Endowed Scholarship Fund
  • Nathan Kaliss Scholarship Fund
  • Richard & Sally Fox Endowed Fund
  • The William Randolph Hearst Foundations