The College of Behavioral and Social Sciences' Summer Research Initiative (BSOS SRI) represents a long-standing commitment (since 1999) to increasing the diversity of those who pursue doctoral degrees in the social and behavioral sciences.

The program provides rising juniors and seniors with an 8-week intensive experience to develop research skills, learn about doctoral training, and increase graduate training readiness.

Departments include African American Studies, Anthropology, Criminology/Crimal Justice, Economics, Geographical Sciences, Government and Politics, Hearing and Speech Sciences, Psychology, and Sociology. 

The 2018 program dates are June 4, 2018 - July 28, 2018.

Visit the program's website to learn more. 

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Contact Information

The Graduate School, University of Maryland

2123 Lee Building
7809 Regents Drive
College Park, MD 20742
301-405-3644
gradschool@umd.edu