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

Related Links

RELATED PROGRAMS & AGENCIES

Pembroke Undergraduate Research and Creativity Center

Pembroke Undergraduate Research and Creativity Center

 

NIGMS

National Institute of General Medical Sciences

     

National Institutes of Health

National Institutes of Health

 

Minority Opportunities in Research

Minority Opportunities in Research

 

BIOMEDICAL RESEARCH LINKS

Faculty Researchers at UNCP:

  • For an updated downloadable document of Faculty Researchers in Biology, Chemistry and Physics click the "Faculty Research Interests link to the right.
  • Biotechnology Center: www.uncp.edu/biotech
  • UNCP Esther G. Maynor Honors College: www.uncp.edu/honors_college/

OTHER OPPORTUNITES FOR RESEARCH

Externally-funded Summer Research Internships:

RISE scholars are required to identify and apply for external research experiences, like those found through the websites listed below to complement their training at UNCP.

RESEARCH OPPORTUNITY DESCRIPTION
RIT Summer Research Clearinghouse (Web Site) A comprehensive, current list of summer research opportunities
National Science Foundation (Web Site) Funds hundreds of programs in Biology, Chemistry, and/or Physics
National Institute of General Medical Sciences (Web Site) A branch of the National Institutes of Health (NIH). The NIGMS is the funding source for the UNCP-RISE grant and a number of related programs, some of which offer opportunities for undergraduate research.
"Curiosity Creates Cures: The Value and Impact of Basic Research" (Web Site) What good can come from biomedical research - a NIGMS publication
CIRRUS (Web Site) Chemistry Internet Resource for Research by Undergraduate Students (SIRRUS). Useful searchable database

 

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