undergraduate research scholars
The Undergraduate Research Scholars Program is designed to help spur students’ interest in innovation and research while pursuing their academic career. Students in this program will develop the habits, skills and attitudes required to be successful in finding new discoveries and applying them to other areas.
During the program, scholars will:
- Participate in mentor-led student research opportunities
- Apply the scientific method to study an area of interest
- Learn laboratory and other research skills
- Collect, analyze and interpret data
- Create a capstone project or presentation during their senior or P1 year
apply to UHSP first
You may apply for a scholars program prior to receiving admission to the University but must be admitted before the interview date of Feb. 19, 2024, to be fully considered.
Apply to Be an Undergraduate Research Scholar
Complete the following steps to apply for the undergraduate research scholars program:
Complete the Research Scholars Application. Use your admission application login credentials to access the scholars application.
Attach an Application Essay (500-700 words).
Submit a Letter of Recommendation. Letters should be written by someone outside of your family who is familiar with your past service efforts, dedication to your community or potential as an agent of change within your community.