The 2020 Summer Research Institute will be held June 1 - July 24, 2020. The MSC will begin accepting applications for the 2020 SRI starting December 1, 2019.  Please revisit this page in early December for a link to the program's online application.

The Summer Research Institute (SRI) is a maritime security-focused research program for undergraduate and graduate-level STEM students.  The eight-week intensive program emphasizes critical thinking and multidisciplinary research to generate innovative ideas and solutions to address complex maritime and homeland security issues. 

Since the program's inception in 2010, 187 students representing more than 30 U.S. universities have participated in the summer research program.  To learn more about past programs and student research projects (2010 - 2019), please click on the SRI program links in the right hand navigation of this webpage.