Freshman Summer Research Institute (FSRI)
The Freshman Summer Research Institute (FSRI) provides a comprehensive program of orientation and academic support designed to ease the transition from high school to college while building a strong research foundation. FSRI is designed to introduce incoming underrepresented and/or underserved first- year students to Caltech's research and math curriculum, culture, academic and student support services.
This fully-funded program offers each participant:
A 5-week summer research assignment with a Caltech faculty member, postdoctoral scholar, or graduate student
A 4-week opportunity to prepare for Caltech's first year math course
Room and board on Caltech’s campus
Group field trips, excursions, and social activities
Opportunities to learn and engage in first-year student programing and Caltech culture
Travel assistance available for those who qualify
2018 Freshman Summer Research Institute Dates:
July 8th - August 11th
Apply through your student portal: https://apply.caltech.edu/account/login
The deadline to apply is May 11th
For more information about this program, contact Taso Dimitriadis at firstname.lastname@example.org / 626-395-8108.