The Emerging Caribbean Scientists (ECS) Program and the College of Science and Mathematics would like to thank everyone who participated in the 2023 UVI Fall Student Research Symposium. 

We take this opportunity to announce the following student winners.


  •     First Place – Mia Bruno
  •     Second Place – Akilah Hodge
  •     Third Place – Abigail Rose



The mission of the ECS Programs is to increase research training and promote excellence for students at the UVI through a variety of programs and activities. Funding is provided by federal grants from agencies like the NSF, NIH, NASA, and DOE as well as from private donors.


To learn more, visit our website at, follow us on Instagram (@uvi_ecs), and subscribe to our YouTube Channel. 


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