RISE (Research Initiative for Scientific Enhancement)
RISE (Research Initiative for Scientific Enhancement)

Applying for a Rise Fellowship

RISE will begin accepting applications for Cohort 11 (academic year 2016-2017) in February 2016!




Do you have an interest in conducting research?

RISE can provide you with the opportunity to do so. The UNCP-RISE Program is open to students of all classifications majoring in Biology, Chemistry, Physics, or a related field with plans to pursue a graduate degree. Applicants must be U.S. citizens or permanent residents.

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

To apply to the RISE program, download and submit the completed application with transcripts, letters of recommendation, and other documents described in the application.

Open Application February 16, 2016

Application Deadline:

March 14, 2016

RISE APPLICATION (click to open)

The application process is completed online.