Summer Scholars Application

If you are interested in applying to the Summer Scholars Program, please complete the form below. You will need to review the Application Checklist on the left in order to correctly complete the Letter of Intent and Abstract portions. Applications are due February 8, 2021. 

For more information, contact Drs. Cardin at, Taboada at, Leise at, or Saini at for more information.

350-500 words. See checklist (left) for letter requirements.

By selecting the box below, you are agreeing to the following terms of the program:

  • Students must make full-time commitment to the program and cannot hold any summer jobs.
  • Students and mentors agree that students will make every effort to attend all lectures, field trips, and meetings unless excused prior to the event.
  • Students will make an oral Power Point presentation of results at the end of their projects to colleagues and mentors.
  • Students will present the results of their projects as posters at the Virtual National Summer Scholars Symposium and SVM’s Phi Zeta Research Emphasis Day.

Limited to 250 words. Please see checklist (left) for details.