URM
Undergraduate Research and Mentoring
in
the
Biological Sciences

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Students who are permanent residents of the Pacific Islands listed below are eligible to apply, in particular students from the American Samoa Community College, University of Guam, University of Hawaii, Northern Marianas College, College of the Marshall Islands, College of Micronesia-FSM, Palau Community College and community colleges in Guam and Hawaii. We also welcome applications from other underrepresented minority groups, including Native Americans, African Americans and Hispanics, who have a special interest in the Pacific Islands.

We are most interested in students who wish to seek bachelors and graduate degrees by conducting research that aims towards increasing understanding or improving environmental conditions on the Pacific islands, and who anticipate spending their lives in the Pacific Islands.

Students should be citizens of: