The Biological Sciences Initiative (BSI) at the University of Colorado Boulder offers multiple programs for students and teachers in the biological sciences. With funding from the Howard Hughes Medical Institute, we are able to offer many engaging opportunities in science, including paid research opportunities to undergraduates.

Recent News - We are delighted to share that CU-Boulder’s BSI successfully competed for another HHMI grant to start September 2014, in the amount of $1.5 million. We were one of 37 awarded nationwide, out of 171 research universities applying. This new HHMI funding will focus on innovations in undergraduate science curriculum and research opportunities, specifically during the first two years of college. Read more ...