Welcome to SJSU SCILL

The San José State University Consortium for Stem Cell Internships in Laboratory-based Learning (SCILL) Program provides coursework towards a Master's degree in the Department of Biological Sciences (Master of Arts or Master of Biotechnology) at San Jose State University and a 12-month, full-time internship in stem cell research in one of four host institutions. The host institutions are Stanford University, the University of California Santa Cruz, the Parkinson's Institute, and Escape Therapeutics.

SCILL Program is supported by a Bridges to Stem Cell Research Grant from The California Institute of Regenerative Medicine (CIRM).


CIRM press release
Monthly news letter
CSU news release
Alex’s skin cell Journey blog



SCILL students picking iPS colonies in stem cells lab introductory class at SJSU.