Applications Open in late January 2023

Applicants should expect to hear back by early May. If you have any questions, please feel free to contact us.

Participant Eligibility

  • U.S-based high school juniors and seniors from underrepresented and historically excluded backgrounds (First generation; low-income; underserved rural communities; Black or African American; Hispanic or Latinx; Indigenous, Native American, or Alaska Native; Pacific Islander; Individuals with disabilities; and additional groups)

  • Interested in research in STEM or the Liberal Arts

Application Process

  • Applications will open on January 7th, 2023 and close on March 31st, 2023 at 11:59 pm EST

  • The application consists of three short answer questions (200-300 words) about your educational goals and interest in research, and one statement of purpose (500 words) describing what drives your interest in PCRi.

  • Application decisions will be made by early May and accepted participants will be required to attend a mandatory student orientation in the first week of June.

  • Each PCRi course will have its own start date and meeting times. Refer back in early 2023 for the exact dates and times.

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