Engage in hands-on, innovative research: BUILD EXITO applications due by Feb. 28, 2017

by Michelle Saport  |   


Do you see inequities in health in your community? Are you intrigued by the idea of solving some of the most pressing issues in our world with innovative research? Do you want to be a part of interesting research projects with experienced researchers from incredible universities?

BUILD EXITO is looking for curious, passionate and committed undergraduates who want to make a difference in the world by engaging in research careers. EXITO takes students who have three years left to degree completion and prepares them for success in graduate school and beyond. Students who become EXITO scholars get hands-on research experience at every stage of their undergraduate education and have the chance to benefit from EXITO's innovative program model.

The program is now accepting applications. The deadline to apply is Feb. 28, 2017. For more information, download this flyer (PDF, 1.7 MB) or visit the EXITO page on the Portland State University website.

You can help promote health equity by engaging in innovative research projects. EXITO will give you the skills and support needed to make a difference as a future researcher.

Questions? Contact Jennifer Brock, professor in the UAA College of Engineering, at jmcferran@alaska.edu.

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