Research Initiative for Scientific Enhancement


  • CSULB Research Programs Info Sessions

    Interested in research? These Zoom sessions provide information about a variety of student research programs at Cal State Long Beach. The next sessions are October 14 and November 19.

  • Interested in Becoming a RISE Fellow?

    Fill out our interest form to be contacted about training program information sessions, application workshops, and application due dates.

Training the Next Generation of Biomedical Research Professionals

The Research Initiative for Scientific Enhancement (RISE) program is designed to support motivated students interested in developing careers as professional research scientists in biomedical and behavioral science fields. Its goal is to increase the interest, skills, and competitiveness of students pursuing biomedical or behavioral research careers. The program supports the research and career development of undergraduate students starting in their sophomore year and Master's degree candidates who will pursue Ph.D. training following graduation.

Contact RISE

Undergraduate Program

Please include your student ID number in all email correspondence.

M.S. to Ph.D. Program

Please include your student ID number (if known) in all email correspondence.