Applications to the 2023 U-RISE program are open 

Students interested in pursuing a Ph.D. and careers in biomedical research are encouraged to apply to the U-RISE at Marquette program.  

U-RISE is a National Institutes of Health-funded undergraduate research training initiative with the goal of increasing students from underrepresented groups in biomedical research.  

Applications for the next U-RISE cohort are now open and are due Mar. 1, 2023. Sophomores from all majors are eligible to apply.  

A completed application will include: 

  • A personal statement (800-word maximum) 
  • One letter of recommendation 
  • An unofficial transcript 
  • An online application form 

Interested in learning more? Attend the virtual U-RISE Info Session on Tuesday, Jan. 25, at 6 p.m. 

For access to the information session, application and more, please see the biomedical sciences website.