RISE

Eligibility: Rising Juniors
Category: STEM
Location: Boston University
Duration: 6 weeks
Price: $7,700(Residential); $5,000(Commuter)
Application fee: N/A
Description: Students at RISE acquire valuable technical and analytical skills while developing insight into the scientific process. They tackle a variety of research projects and get to work with some of the brightest minds in the nation. One day every week students will attend workshops aimed at building their academic and professional skills, and go on field trips to local biotech and pharmaceutical companies. Students can get further their knowledge in many fields at RISE: astronomy, biology, biomedical engineering, chemistry, electrical and computer engineering, mechanical engineering, medical laboratory research, neuroscience, physics, psychology, and public health.