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The Leadership Alliance

Rhode Island

The Leadership Alliance offers summer research experiences in all academic disciplines. SR-EIP participants are engaged in scholarly research projects offered at 21 member institutions and one corporate partner. offer These programs also offer weekly seminars and regularly scheduled field trips, as well as social and cultural activities. The institutions set high standards and offer outstanding, closely mentored research experiences in the areas that are indicated in the "Program Sites" section of the application. With one common application, students can apply to up to three of 22 program sites. Interested students should review these research areas carefully and make selections that best match their own interests and experience with the institutions’ programs. Students should also check each institution’s website at View Research Sites for specific information on research opportunities and program requirements, before submitting the application form. Students who have already participated as a Leadership Alliance SR-EIP student may apply for an internship with the pharmaceutical company Lilly.The Leadership Alliance
015 Sayles Hall, Box 1963
One Prospect Street
Providence, RI 02912

Applicants must be in good academic standing with a GPA of 3.0 or better and have: * Completed at least two semesters and have at least one semester remaining of their undergraduate education by the start of the summer program. * Demonstrated interest and potential to pursue graduate study toward a PhD or MD/PhD. * Documented US citizenship or permanent resident status. * Attend an accredited public or private college or university in the U.S. or its territories, as recognized by the US Department of Education. Note: The SR-EIP is not designed for students pursuing professional training for careers in the practice of law, business administration, clinical medicine, clinical psychology or the allied health professions.
Early February
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