The Skilled Careers In Life Sciences (SCILS) Initiative is designed to improve career opportunities for residents of the Metro Boston area and to provide a more highly trained workforce for the region's biotech, pharmaceutical, laboratory, and medical device industries. The initiative targets specific occupations within the field and support occupational training at colleges and universities; on-the-job learning (internships) at local businesses in these sectors; and the recruitment, career guidance, and placements of eligible participants into the workforce once their training is complete.

Are you:
  • Eager to break into the healthcare or life science industry? 
  • Unemployed or underemployed resident of the Metro Boston Area?
  • An unemployed or underemployed veteran living in Massachusetts?
  • Experienced in STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, or Math)?

Get started TODAY:

  • Explore the healthcare and life science industries and determine if they are a good fit for YOU! Click here.
  • Read what participants in training and internship programs have to say about their experience. Click here.
  • Explore HEALTHCARE training and internship programs . Click here.
  • Explore LIFE SCIENCE training and internship programs. Click here.
  • Determine whether you are eligible to participate and to receive tuition assistance or stipends. Click here.
  • Learn more about the funding for this project. Click here.
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Jun 9, 2015, 1:24 PM