Funding

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