The goal of the program is to increase the number of individuals with SCI who pursue STEM-related degrees and careers by providing them the opportunity to engage in active research with peers who themselves have SCI. A maximum of six (6) students will be accepted in the initial cohort.
The program provides a stipend, free housing, a travel allowance, and funds to assist with nurse/attendant care. The following link provides additional program details, along with instructions on how to apply:
The program runs May 18th – July 23rd at our lab in the Bakery Square section of Pittsburgh. If you have any questions, do not hesitate to call or write:
University of Pittsburgh
Human Engineering Research Laboratories
6425 Penn Avenue, Suite 400
Pittsburgh, PA 15206