Applications and Forms


Do you have an interest in conducting research? Are you interested in attending a PhD program?? Have you thought about pursuing a career in research??? U-RISE can provide you with the opportunity to do research as an undergraduate and prepare you to succeed in graduate school as a PhD student.  

Participants will work closely with a Faculty Mentor, receive research training, academic support, financial support, funds to attend scientific conferences, and much more! 

Applications will be accepted until Wednesday April 10th at 11:59pm!


  • Full-Time Undergraduate Student
  • US Citizen/Permanent VISA 
  • Majoring in Biology, Chemistry, Physics, Environmental Science, Computer Science etc. (unfortunately behavioral and social science students are not eligible to apply at this time).
NOTE:  Students with plans to attend Medical, Veterinary, Dental, or other professional schools are not eligible for the RISE program.