1.  Find a Research Mentor & Project

Check Out Our Guide to Getting Involved in IR Research

You Should Also Take Advantage of SIR’s Mentor Match Platform

2.  Get Funded

SIR Foundation Summer Medical Student Research Internship Program
Recent internship sites have included MD Anderson Cancer Center, UCLA Medical Center, Cleveland Clinic, and Bard Peripheral Vascular

Medical Student Travel Scholarship
Award: $500 and complimentary SIR Annual Scientific Meeting registration

Dr. and Mrs. W.C. Culp Student Research Grant
Amount: up to $4000
Application deadline: Feb. 1st 5 p.m. EST

RSNA Research Medical Student Grant
Amount: up to $6000
Application deadline: Feb. 1st 5 p.m. EST

GEMS (Grants for Education of Medical Students)
Award: $1,500 to ease the financial burden for medical students who desire to participate in a visiting clerkship/rotation in IR at a program outside of their home institution
Application deadlines: April 1st, August 1st, December 1st


Click HERE for our full list of funding opportunities

3.  Present Your Work

Check out our list of Upcoming IR Conferences with links for travel scholarships, abstract submissions, and more!

Click HERE for a great guide to Biostatistics

Click HERE for our Research Presentation Guide

Good luck and happy discovering!