About Koret Scholars

UC Santa Cruz has an uncommon commitment to undergraduate education and student success. Undergraduate participation in research plays a significant role in the academic achievement and retention of students. 

The Koret Scholars Program provides funding for a variety of undergraduate research projects and experiences. The program supports scholarships for undergraduate research projects with faculty and graduate student mentors, undergraduate and graduate student research internships with the Student Success Evaluation and Research Center, and expansion of the year-long College Scholars research development program.

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