Carnegie Mellon’s Robotics Institute Summer Scholars provides funded, high-quality undergraduate research experiences to propel your academic future. Conduct research in robotics and artificial intelligence with over 50 pioneers defining the field (e.g. autonomy, field robotics, artificial intelligence, machine learning, human-robot interaction, computer vision, graphics, and space robotics)
Join us for a summer of research, innovation, and discovery.
Explore your research possibilities and student experience at CMU‘s Robotics Institute!
Quick Dates and Information
Applications accepted until January 15, 2021 at 12 noon EST
The program runs from June 1 to August 6, 2021
Apply at https://riss.ri.cmu.edu/apply/
Scholarships for both U.S. and International Undergraduate Students Available
Hosted by the Robotics Institute at Carnegie Mellon University, Pittsburgh
Scholarships fund your exploration.
We believe every student should have the opportunity to explore research – that’s why RISS doesn’t let financial barriers hinder you from participating. If you are passionate about robotics, we’re here for you. Upon selection, you’ll be eligible for numerous scholarships.
Open New Doors
When you join us, a team of mentors and tutors are ready to back you, passing on years of knowledge & experience, and helping you at every step. The program equips you with essential skills and knowledge so you are better prepared for graduate school and industry. You will also attend robotics talks and workshops that expand your perspective of the field. Your work over the summer will culminate in a presentation and published journal What you do here together will open doors for years to come.
Frequently Asked Questions: https://riss.ri.cmu.edu/faq/
Join us for an information session to learn more!
- December 1st, 1:30 pm EST
- December 17th, 3:00 pm EST
- January 6th, 11:00 am EST
- January 14th, 9:30 am EST – LAST SESSION!
John M. Dolan, RISS director
Rachel Burcin, RISS co-director
Carnegie Mellon RI Summer Scholar: Skye Thompson
Carnegie Mellon RI Summer Scholar: Wu Lan
Adaptive Agent Architectures for Team Space Fortress: Carnegie Mellon RI Summer Scholar Suhas Raja