Frequently Asked Questions
Find answers to some of our most common questions about the SPUR program.
SPSP will select approximately ten students to participate in the program in 2022.
Yes, international students are eligible.
As long as your university does not have an active research lab in your desired area of research you are eligible for the program.
The program runs from the SPUR kick-off in March 2022 to December 1st, 2022.
Applications are submitted via our online portal.
Students will be matched with mentors by research topic and prior to accepting trainees mentors will have a chance to review applications of mentees to determine if the match is good for both trainees and mentors.
If you find an error on your application you wish to correct, email SPUR@spsp.org. Please note that changes will only be accepted up to the day the application is due.