MIT's Undergraduate Research Opportunities Program (UROP)

Find Projects and Apply: Amgen UROP Scholars Program Applications


Please be sure to read and understand the important information provided on this page, before you apply. Information on this page includes:

Program Eligibility

Applicants to this program must:

Program Requirements

Students admitted to this program should:

Application and Admissions Requirements

Acceptance into the Amgen-UROP Scholars Program is based on several factors, including:

Nondiscrimination Policy

To review the MIT Nondiscrimination Policy please visit (

*The ROTC programs at MIT are operated under Department of Defense (DOD) policies and regulations, and do not comply fully with MIT's policy of nondiscrimination with regard to sexual orientation. MIT continues to advocate for a change in DOD policies and regulations concerning sexual orientation, and will replace scholarships of students who lose ROTC financial aid because of these DOD policies and regulations.

Access the Online Application

Initiate and submit your application here.


PLEASE NOTE: Applicants outside of the MIT community will need to install the MIT Certificate Authority before using the online Amgen Scholars web application (otherwise, your web browser may indicate a security warning). The MIT Certificate Authority can be installed via the following link:; please see our detailed installation instructions.



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