Research Training Opportunities
The E-SPARE Program will provide research training opportunities in the United States and in other parts of the world. Starting in January of each year, all LSAMP sophomores (prospective E-SPARE applicants) and juniors (rising E-SPARE seniors) will be encouraged to apply for acceptance into research internship programs such as the Summer Research Opportunities Program (SROPs) and Summer Research Experiences for Undergraduates (SREU). During the summer, all E-SPARE scholars will conduct research with renowned faculty at several institutions. Examples are:
It is a rare and a unique opportunity for students to conduct research while completing their coursework and engaging in academic activities to make them highly competitive for entry into Ph.D. programs.