RISE Program


The following websites may be used as starting points for identifying available summer programs at research-intensive universities, Government National Laboratories and some industrial labs. Most programs offer awards that include travel and lodging expenses and stipends. Additionally, the CSU RISE Program can supplement these awards.

Nationwide listings:

bullet point  National Science Foundation (NSF)

bullet point  Federation of American Societies for Experimental Biology (FASEB)

bullet point   American Chemical Society

Programs in the immediate Chicago include:

bullet point University of Chicago

bullet point  Northwestern University

bullet point  Nanotechnology at Northwestern University

bullet point  Loyola School of Medicine

bullet point  University of Illinois at Chicago

bullet point  Argonne National Laboratory

And in the Mid-West:

bullet point University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

bullet point  University of Wisconsin - Madison

bullet point  University of Notre Dame

bullet point  University of Michigan - Ann Arbor

bullet point  Purdue University, West Lafayette, Indiana