Women Inspiring Scientific Progress (WISP) Program

Women Inspiring Scientific Progress (WISP) Program

In an effort to further their mission and encourage young women to enter the fields of science and research, and further opportunities for women in science, Women Inspiring Scientific Progress (WISP), created the WISP Research Intern Award to benefit a female student to participate in the eight-week Banner-ASU Neuroscience Scholar Program Tracks 2 -4 only. The award provides the financial resources needed to support a student who might not otherwise be able to participate in the program. Award amount is up to $2,500.

WISP is a distinguished network of women, committed to the advancement of Alzheimer’s disease prevention research while providing help and hope to families currently navigating the disease.


WISP Program


Award Applicant Criteria

  • Must be a female student
  • Preferable from outside Phoenix metro area
  • Demonstrate financial need
  • Going into medical/research field Award Committee
  • The number of awards and amount (up to $2500) is up to the discretion of the committee



Our team will start accepting applications on January 13, 2020.