About the Crimson Research Institute Summer Program (CRISP)
Program Dates: July 5, 2022 - August 14, 2022
CRISP is a unique opportunity to complete a months-long research project in only six weeks! Use your summer to learn new skills, engage with your peers, learn from top university professors and enhance your college applications from the comfort of your home.
During CRISP, students will write a research paper or complete a project with professor guidance in a small online group classroom setting of 3-10 students.
It's a great learning opportunity for those new to research-- your project will feature your own original hypothesis using secondary data, which you can publish in professional academic journals.
No application required! Open to all eligible students.
Duration: 6 weeks
Registration Closes: July 4, 2022
Program Cost: $3,800 USD*
*Don't miss the 8% early bird discount! Valid until June 17, 2022 only.
Receive a certificate at the end of the program!
Benefits of CRISP
Present your research at competitions to win cool prizes like cash and internships
Learn from a Top 10 US university professor! Grow your academic network
Learn about Publishing
With our publication module, learn how to publish your research in an academic journal
Fortify your Applications
Undergraduate-level research while in high school is unique, impressive, and shows your skill
Present at a Conference
Enter the world of scholarship by presenting your research at international conferences
Stay ahead of your peers upon entering university by gaining hands-on research experience
Summer 2022 Offerings in Science
Work with Dr. Sakk, Cornell University, to conduct research on Computer Science!
Topic: Deep Learning and A.I.
Work with Dr. Hopkins, Oxford University, to conduct research on Environmental Science!
Topic: Urban Air Pollution
Work with Dr. Basson, Kings College London, to conduct research on Genetics! Topic:
Epigenetics and Neuro-Developmental Conditions
Work with Dr. Isacoff, Columbia University and Dr. McMillian, Smith College to conduct research on Psychology! Topic: Language Acquisition
All students must currently be high school students or entering high school (Grade 9)
*Schedule a consultation for an exception
Must have basic English language skills. If student requires additional language assistance, must sign up for supplemental English Scientific Language course.
Must have internet access for this online virtual program. All students from all over the world are welcome!
English Scientific Language and Analysis
Work with a Harvard Teaching Fellow, PhD(c) on how to understand and analyze scientific literature in the English language!
This supplemental course is perfect for students who:
Would like additional assistance conducting research in the English language
Would like to grow their scientific vocabulary
Would like to improve their oral presentation skills in English