ORSP Eligibility

Students who are rising first-year students and participated in the Prefreshman Summer Program (PSP) are invited to apply to ORSP.

ORSP Participant Requirements

ORSP participants are required to:

  • Attend monthly cohort workshops
  • Attend monthly Graduate Students Mentoring Undergraduates (GSMU) meetings
  • Meet individually with Director of OADI Research Scholars Program twice per semester
  • With the support of ORSP mentors, explore securing a research experience with a faculty member
  • Complete a summer research project and present your research at the Summer Diversity Symposium (Note: Stipends only distributed to those who secure a research experience)

How to Apply to ORSP

A completed application consists of:

  • Completed application form (includes Personal Statement & Resume/CV upload…pdf format only)
  • Be prepared to complete this application in one sitting. Your responses may not be saved and an application is considered incomplete until you submit this application.
  • Application Opens: September 10, 2020
  • Application Deadline: September 18, 2020 at 11:59 pm ET
  • Decisions Released: September 23, 2020
  • GSMU Mentee Information Due: September 27, 2020
  • First Cohort Orientation Session: October 2, 2020
  • First Cohort Orientation Meeting w/ GSMU: October 7, 2020