Summer Research Opportunities Program
SROP is a gateway to graduate education at Big Ten Academic Alliance universities. The goal of the program is to increase the number of underrepresented students who pursue graduate study and research careers. SROP helps prepare undergraduates for graduate study though intensive research experiences with faculty mentors and enrichment activities.
Before initiating the online application, you must read through the SROP Application Guide. This guide provides you details and instructions on how to prepare for the information required in the application.
- Applications must be completed by February 10, including the transcript upload.
- Recommendation letters will be accepted until March 1.
First Time Users
If you have not started an SROP application, you need to register with SurveyMonkey Apply. Once registered, you will be redirected to the Big Ten Academic Alliance application portal. You will need to select the SROP Application Home Page. You will be able to complete the SROP application now, or return later to finish it. You will also be able to check the status of your application once submitted.
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