Fast Track to Research Scholarships

Become a Fast Track Scholar

The Biology Fast-Track to Research Scholarships are awarded to entering first year Biology majors with a strong interest in research. Fast-Track Scholars receive a $1500 stipend to conduct research for 10 hours/week in the research lab of a Biology faculty member in the spring or summer semester of the first year at Georgia Tech. Early exposure to undergraduate research builds professional and interpersonal skills, establishes a relationship with faculty, and complements coursework.

All incoming biology majors are considered for Fast-Track Scholarships. Questions about the Fast-Track Scholars program should be directed to Dr. Shana Kerr at

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