Bridging the Gap

This community health internship program's mission is to combine health-related service in economically disadvantaged communities with the education of future health and social service professionals.

http://www.med.upenn.edu/btg/


Cooper Union Summer STEM program

For over 25 years, this program has been preparing high school students to pursue undergraduate careers in science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM) fields.

http://www.cooper.edu/engineering/summer-stem


Memorial Sloan Kettering HOPP Summer Student program

The Human Oncology and Pathogenesis Program (HOPP) is designed for high school students who are interested in pursuing careers in the biomedical sciences.

http://www.mskcc.org/research/human-oncology-pathogenesis/hopp-summer-student


NYU-Bellevue Gateway Shadow Program

Since 1992, over 100 Gateway students have “shadowed” doctors to become familiar with the process of medical education and experience direct contact with the lives of doctors working in a New York City Public Hospital.


Rockefeller University Summer Science Research Program

This program provides high school students with a unique and personalized opportunity to conduct hands-on research under the mentorship of leading scientists at one of the world's premier biomedical research facilities.

http://www.rockefeller.edu/outreach/summer_science


Roswell Park Cancer Institute

This program is for students considering a Science major in college and thinking about a career in scientific research.

https://www.roswellpark.edu/education/summer-programs/high-school-students


STEP High School Fellows program at NYU

The STEP High School Fellows Program encourages young people from diverse socioeconomic and ethnic backgrounds to pursue careers in the medical professions.

http://stepforleaders.org/sia/inthenews_step_NYULMCFellowsProgram2013.asp


Weill Cornell Youth Scholars Program

The Youth Scholars are students from underrepresented backgrounds in medicine who are interested in the sciences. They participate in a rigorous academic curriculum as well as college-preparatory activities.

https://sites.google.com/a/hsmse.org/2010-summer-opportunities/announcements/weill-cornell-youth-scholars-program-wcysp


Placement Guides and Resources

In addition to working with outstanding teachers and coordinators, Gateway recognized early on that students needed access to exceptional enrichment opportunities through after-school programs and summer internships and placements. Over the years, Gateway has become a trusted source for excellent students who regularly participate in highly competitive programs. Coordinators at each school have extensive listings of placements and work with students to find the best opportunities. Below are just a few opportunities frequently attended by Gateway students.


The City College of  The City College of New York

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Phone: 212.650.6088   gateway@gateway.cuny.edu   Fax: 212.650.6484

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