Accelerated Research Initiative (ARI) Program

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The ARI Program serves upper-level and transfer students.

The Accelerated Research Initiative (ARI) summer internship program offers upper division CNS students who did not participate in FRI the opportunity to participate in a Research Stream.

ARI Summer Internship Eligibility

  • CNS sophomores and juniors who did not participate in FRI.
  • Transfer students who have been accepted to CNS.

Research Streams

Program Overview & Application

  • Summer. Students join one of the Research Streams for a 6-8 week unpaid research internship. Placement is based on students’ interest and lab availability.
  • Fall. With the consent of their Research Educator, ARI students can enroll in one of their Research Stream's fall course.
  • Apply by March 21, 2023.

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For more information or if you have any questions, contact Dr. Tony Gonzalez.