We aim to enrich the field of research by providing local High School students of the Ithaca community the opportunity to practice research under an undergrad or postgraduate Cornell student mentor
SPREADING A LOVE OF RESEARCH
YOUNG RESEARCHERS PROGRAM
The Young Researchers Program was founded by CURB and has only recently branched out as a separate entity. YRP provides high school students with the unique opportunity to conduct research at one of the world’s leading research universities. Students will be paired with a Cornell University undergraduate or graduate mentor.
The core of this shadowing program is designed so that for a few hours a month, the mentee will either observe or assist the mentor with experimental procedures, data collection, and/or data analysis. We have also planned many supplemental activities aimed at deepening...
We are always glad to welcome new members to the YRP family. You can apply to be a mentor, mentee or eboard member. Please click the link below for more information!
As part of the program, mentees will take part in a host of supplementary activities aimed at deepening their understanding of research. We have many exciting activities planned this year! Please click the link below for more information
This program is the result of the efforts of many Cornellians and the Ithaca community at large beginning with the efforts of our founder Isabella Salas-Allende and leading all the way to our current Executive Board. Click the link below to learn more about our current team!