Academics: Research Programs

Spelman College Graduates with President Beverly Daniel Tatum

MBRS-RISE Summer Research Training Program

This program is a unique, intense 6-week paid program for rising sophomores and juniors with no previous research experience. The program, which begins in June, is designed to give you an intense overview of some of the major biomedical disciplines (biology, physics, chemistry, psychology) as you are introduced to the dynamic world of research. The culminating event of the summer will be a presentation of a research project that you will develop and complete over the course of the 6-week program.


Rising sophomores and juniors majoring in biology, chemistry, physics, environmental science, or psychology who have intentions of obtaining a Ph.D. in one of the sciences that lead to a career in biomedical research. 
No previous research experience needed.

Start date: 6/04/2012
End date:  7/13/2012
Housing: Available, RISE does not pay for housing
Travel: Up to $300 for travel to and from the program
Salary: $3,600

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