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UTokyo Amgen Scholars Program

Due to continued uncertainties about the occupancy of laboratories and regional travel restrictions, we regret to announce the Amgen Scholars Program will not accept applications for summer 2021. More information about future Amgen Scholars programming as well as other opportunities to explore biotechnology education and research remotely will be announced at Amgen Scholars Program Global Website this coming spring. 

The Amgen Scholars Program provides hundreds of undergraduates each year with the opportunity to undertake scientific research projects at many of the world's leading institutions.

Launched in 2006 in the United States, 2008 in Europe, and 2015 in Japan at the University of Tokyo and Kyoto University, Amgen Scholars has expanded to additional world-class institutions in the U.S., Europe and Asia!

UTokyo would like to express its appreciation to the Amgen Foundation for the generous support provided for this program.

**Be careful of websites providing false information regarding the Amgen Scholars Program**
As these false websites do not provide adequate information, those applying for the Program based on the information on these websites are highly likely to be misled and therefore not qualify for selection. Please be aware that the University of Tokyo will not bear any responsibility for missed opportunities and/or damages/loss which may be caused by these false websites.
Applicants are advised to thoroughly read and understand the information on this website before starting their application.

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Office of UTokyo Amgen Scholars Program
Education and Student Support Department, The University of Tokyo
7-3-1, Hongo, Bunkyo-ku, Tokyo 113-8652 JAPAN

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