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The Iowa Sciences Academy (ISA) is home to a range of programs that support the success of undergraduate students interested in research and scientific communication. Through ISA programs, students have access to hands-on research, professional development, and scientific outreach opportunities.

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Undergraduate Research

Supporting underrepresented, undergraduate student researchers to facilitate entry into graduate programs and careers in research.

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Latham Fellowship Program

The Latham Fellowship Program is designed for sophomores, juniors, and seniors who are interested in communicating science in the public sphere.

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How to Get Involved

Find out ways to participate in the Iowa Sciences Academy.

News and Announcements

IINSPIRE LSAMP Conference 2023

Friday, February 10, 2023

Recruiting for UI-MARC

Wednesday, February 1, 2023
​​​​​​​Iowa Sciences Academy is seeking underrepresented students interested in a career in research to join our close-knit community of students, faculty and staff.  If you are planning on graduating in SP2024 or SP2025, interested in a career in research and committed to pursuing a PhD in science after graduation.

New Students

Monday, January 30, 2023