UVI's Emerging Caribbean Scientists (ECS) Programs strives to increase interdisciplinary research training and promote excellence for science and mathematics students at the UVI.
Fellowship Program for Graduate Students:
Scholarship and Research Programs For Undergraduates:
- NIH MARC Research Trainee Program - Seminars, mentoring, scholarships, research stipends, and funding for off-island research experiences for undergraduate students interested in earning a Ph.D. in Biomedicine, Psychology, Computer Science, Mathematics, Engineering, Biology, Chemistry, Marine Biology, and Physics.
- NSF HBCU-UP Research Scholar Program - Scholarships and stipends for (on-island and off-island) student research experiences in all Science and Mathematics fields.
- NIH MBRS-RISE Scholars Program - Seminars and mentoring for students interested in careers in Biomedicine including Biology, Psychology, Chemistry, Physics, Engineering, and Marine Biology.
Summer Research Programs for Undergraduate Sophomores and Juniors:
Summer Programs for High School Students & New Freshmen:
ECS scholarship and summer research applications are due early in the Spring Semester. Applications for the Math Behind the Science and the Math Honors Workshop are typically due on May 15.
To be considered, students must be admitted to UVI, complete an application form, have a minimum grade point average of 2.0 to 3.0 depending on the program, and be a U.S. citizen or permanent resident. For more information related to our programs, call the College of Science & Mathematics - Emerging Caribbean Scientists Programs at (340) 693-1397, or email email@example.com .