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Intensive Research Program for ASU StudentsMay 18-June 26, 2020
Program canceled for 2020
Due to the ongoing COVID-19 outbreak and the shift of ASU courses to an online format, we have made the difficult decision to cancel the program. As an ethnographic field research based program, it relies heavily on face-to-face interaction. Please check back for information on future programs.
Looking for hands-on research experience? Want to learn techniques from and work directly with social scientists? Become a Summer Scholar at the School of Human Evolution and Social Change.
This program provides students in our school from historically underrepresented backgrounds with a focused introduction to social science research, inspired by our renewed commitment to diversity, equity and inclusion. Working with faculty experts, you will engage in fieldwork exercises and seminars that guide you through the research process and help you develop an original research project.
Why become a scholar?
Summer Scholars will learn:
Questions? Contact Meskerem Glegziabher, clinical assistant professor and director of inclusion and community engagement.
How and when to apply
There is no program fee associated with participation in the Summer Scholars program. Those who successfully complete the program will receive a stipend.
This is an intensive summer workshop designed to complement your coursework. It is a non-credit program; you will not earn academic credit.
Plan to devote at least 20 hours per week to the program.
You will meet twice each week during ASU's summer session A (May 18-June 26). Each meeting is three hours long and will be scheduled between 9 a.m. and 4 p.m., Monday-Friday. You will have additional tasks to complete outside of the regular workshop hours.
Students who successfully complete the program will earn a $1,200 stipend. The amount will be credited to your student account in two increments.