STEM Outreach & Research Programs

Emerging Caribbean Scientists (ECS) Programs offer scholarships, summer programs, research experiences, mentoring, and supplemental instruction to UVI students majoring in STEM (science, technology, engineering, and mathematics), psychology, and nursing. Click here for more information.



Support Activities


  • Ten UVI students with the top judges scores that presented at the Fall Symposium will receive travel awards to attend the Emerging Researchers National (ERN) Conference in STEM in Washington DC on February 2015.

  • On October 31st, Dr. Teresa Turner will host an all day workshop to assist in completing graduate school applications. All majors are welcome to attend.  Where? Marine Science Center, St. Thomas. Please bring a laptop.

  • The ECS Application for AY 2015-2016 and summer 2015 is due on February 28th. We recommend gathering application materials like letters of recommendation as early as possible.

Contact Us

Emerging Caribbean Scientists Programs
College of Science & Mathematics
University of the Virgin Islands
#2 John Brewers Bay
St. Thomas, VI 00802-9990
Phone: (340) 693-1397
Fax: (340) 693-1245

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