Leigh Goulbourne '17 was a WISP intern in the laboratory of Prof. Mary Lou Guerinot last year and now she is a Sophomore Science Scholar. Suzana Car, a 4th year graduate student in the lab, is Leigh's mentor.
Dartmouth offers a number of campus-wide programs to support undergraduate research.
The Undergraduate Advising and Research office at Dartmouth is a great resource for undergraduate students who are interested in doing research. The UGAR web page provides an extensive list of research internships and funding resources for undergraduate research. To visit the UGAR site, please click here.
The WISP program at Dartmouth matches first-year female students with appropriate mentors in a two-term research internship.
The James O. Freedman Presidential Scholars program on campus is for highly qualified juniors, by invitation of the Assistant Dean of the Faculty for Special Projects, and is frequently a conduit into the Honors program.
In conjunction with German Studies, we also provide leave-term fellowships to do research at the Max Planck institutes in Germany. Please click here for more information about the opportunities at the Max Planck Institutes.