Summer Scholars Program

Supporting students engaged in creative inquiry, research, and scholarship projects

Program Overview

Through the program, scholars have transformative experiences in a variety of research, scholarship, and creative inquiry projects. Some students design their own independent projects, others participate in ongoing faculty-led research projects in the field or in the lab.

Competitive applicants are students who are passionate about their studies and are ready for an experiential opportunity in their field.

The Summer Scholars Program Provides

  • Paid full-time summer positions (37.5 hours/week at $11.80/hour)
  • Projects last from 8-10 weeks starting between May 26 and June 1 and running through mid-August
  • Subsidized on-campus housing
  • On-campus activities during the summer, including a Welcome Picnic and Knowledge Exchange lunch

Deadlines 2020

Application Open Open Now
Application Deadline February 10, 2020
Awards Announced March 6, 2020
Confirmation by Student April 1, 2020

For more information about the program, contact

Rachel Balzano, Program Specialist