Interested in joining the ISA? Apply Now!

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

Wednesday, January 25, 2023

Call for Submissions

Tuesday, January 10, 2023
The Latham Science Engagement Initiative is accepting submissions for publication in Synthesis: A Digital Journal of Student Science Communication.

If you have any work of interest that you would like published, please submit to:
https://pubs.lib.uiowa.edu/synthesis/submissions/. The deadline to submit material for our next issue is February 5th!

Recruiting for UI-MARC

Friday, December 16, 2022
Iowa Sciences Academy is recruiting current Sophomores and Juniors to apply for the UI-MARC program.

Drop-in Info Session - Fri, Dec 16th 4-5pm https://uiowa.zoom.us/j/93170050301?pwd=QVhiWXB2QzN3MEQ0K3VXaTBMNW9lUT09&from=addon