Women Inspiring Scientific Progress (WISP) Program

Women Investing in Science & Health (WISH) 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 Investing in Science & Health (WISH), created the WISH 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.

WISH is a distinguished network of women dedicated to health issues affecting women and their families, including Alzheimer’s disease and care giving. Working in partnership with Banner Health, the group aspires to be the premier organization of women leaders in Arizona focused on providing education and resources to promote women's health. 


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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 2023.