In this student-faculty collaborative summer research experience for Southwestern students, SCOPE Scholars spend eight weeks conducting full-time research alongside Southwestern faculty mentors.

SCOPE Mission

To foster a culture of research at Southwestern, made possible by student-faculty collaboration; to promote student investigative learning, persistence, self-efficacy, and success; and to create an inclusive and diverse research community. 

Diversity and Inclusion 

SCOPE is dedicated to equal opportunity and creating an inclusive learning environment in all programs at Southwestern. We strongly encourage applications and welcome participants from underrepresented and diverse racial, ethnic, economic, and religious backgrounds.


For faculty application details please visit the Guidelines for SCOPE Summer Research Program or contact Dr. Sarah Brackmann.