The Academic Research and Internship for Scholarly Excellence is a hallmark of the CSTEP program, ARISE is designed to facilitate the integration of theoretical and practical perspectives in addressing global issues through interdisciplinary research/internships.
The Academic Research and Internship for Scholarly Excellence (ARISE ) Academy is a 12-month institute designed to facilitate the integration of theory and practice through cross-disciplinary research and internship experiences for participating CSTEP scholars. Field placements around the world provide the opportunity for scholars to engage faculty, alumni, and corporate/community partners in collaborative analysis of domestic and global problems. ARISE scholars are charged with formulating their research/internship experiences in science, technology, engineering, and pre-licensure fields into articles. Field placements around the world will provide the opportunity for scholars to engage faculty, alumni, parents, and corporate and community partners in collaborative analysis of local, national, and international issues. ARISE scholars are provided with a stipend as part of their participation in the academy. The stipend covers basic expenses, enrichment activities, and travel assistance.