All undergraduate students enrolled in North Carolina colleges, universities, or community colleges and high school students who have completed a mentored research project through an accredited university, other Summer Ventures or research program are eligible to participate in SNCURCS.

All North Carolina undergraduate sophomores are also eligible to apply for a Barthalmus Research Award to fund an ongoing research project.

A Note on High School Students

North Carolina high school students from Summer Ventures and other summer research programs at college degree-granting institutions and other dual-enrollment students may be able to attend SNCURCS and present research or creative works.