Research Ignited

FAQ For Students

  • The program is $1800 with optional publication support for an additional $400.
  • No, our mentors can work with you to identify your interests and determine a research topic.
  • This will depend on the topic or project of choice, but most do not require experience.
  • Go to the apply tab and fill out the information requested. We will get back to you quickly for scheduling a brief interview & information session with the program director.
  • We have rolling admissions, so you can apply at any time.
  • We will match you with a mentor based on your area of interest and research ideas.
  • If after your first session, you’re not satisfied with your mentor’s knowledge, support, availability, or expertise, please let us know, so we can match you with a new mentor.
  • Our program is flexible and tailored to you. You and your mentor will plan the sessions based on both of your availability. Typically, students who enroll in our program during the school year are expected to complete it between 4-6 months, while summer programs can be as short as 12-16 weeks.
  • We use google classroom to facilitate conversation between mentor and mentee, and allow the mentor to follow the student’s progress.
  • Of course, our mentors are expected to check their emails daily and respond within 72 hours
    to their students.
  • You will be fully refunded if you cancel before the first session. If you cancel within 3 sessions, you can receive a 70% refund. The program is nonrefundable after the 3rd session has been completed.