Level 3 Students

Level 3: BUILD Scholars Students selected by application in Sophomore Spring
Students are paired with a faculty mentor to work on a project until graduation
Two summers of research, one at Xavier and one at a partner institution or collaborator
Students receive scholarship and stipend as participants
Summer workshop series: “Entering Research” to further develop research skills
Additional workshops and academic courses on: technical writing, responsible conduct in research, scientific communication skills, etc.
Free GRE workshops and graduate placement assessment
Travel to research conferences
Opportunity to submit mini-grants for research supplies or additional travel
Additional information and counseling on biomedical research careers
Graduate school visits and assistance with applications