The Beckman Scholars Program at USC Chemistry, funded by a generous grant from the Arnold & Mabel Beckman Foundation, supports exceptionally talented undergraduates to conduct in-depth, mentored research on topics ranging from human health to protecting and healing the environment and new energy discovery. Leveraging unique research and academic programs at the Chemistry Department and USC, the program aims to prepare Scholars for pursuing future advanced STEM studies and leadership roles in scientific research and innovation.
The 2023 application will open in February. Scholars will be selected by the end of April, with training commencing in late May.
$18,200 Scholar Stipend (1st Summer, $6,800; Academic Year, $4,600; 2nd Summer, $6,800).
$2,800 Scholar Research Supplies & Travel.
$5,000 Mentor Fund to support Scholar training.
See more details in Program Guidelines.
Program Director: Prof. Barry C. Thompson (firstname.lastname@example.org)
Administrative Contact: Anahit Martirosyan (email@example.com)