The topics in this section are organized chronologically from an undergraduate student's point of view and address phases of engagement that might be found in a summer research experience, internship, or co-op placement. Some entries will include cross-references to entries on similar issues found in other sections. The purpose of these cross references is to provide quick access to the perspectives of other participants in the mentoring situation
The Fisk-Vanderbilt Master’s-to-PhD Bridge Program focuses on increasing the number of underrepresented minorities in astronomy, biology, chemistry, materials science and physics. Students work towards the Master’s degree at Fisk with the intention to enter a PhD program at Vanderbilt or elsewhere, with access to instructional and research opportunities at both institutions. Tuition, stipend, and medical insurance are provided. The application deadline is April 15th. Click here to learn more and apply!