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The Research Scholars program strives to provide high school students with the most advanced educational opportunities that leverage what UC San Diego is known for - top notch research. 

A variety of programs in Bioengineering, Life Sciences, Medicine, and Design Thinking will be availble for students to select from based on their interests. 


Discover how engineering principles apply to biological systems and biomedical technologies

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Life Sciences

Hands-on molecular biology research in a modern laboratory

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School of Medicine

Explore the fields of sports medicine and oncofertility

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Design Lab

Solve real-world problems using purposeful and innovative techniques

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