"It was validating for me to come into this environment, a top-tier research institution, and be able to participate and accomplish something."
"I got to spend a lot of time of time interacting with my mentors. I learned how they were thinking about the research, and it felt nice to have that understanding."
"The Amgen Scholars Program has helped me realize my true calling in life as a scientist.”
“I’ve received a taste of what it is like to be a ‘real life scientist’ and find it extremely exciting, challenging, and personally rewarding.”