Research Participation at the U.S. Army Research Laboratory through Oak Ridge Institute for Science and Education (ORISE)

Funding Agency:
Oak Ridge Associated Universities

The Research Participation Program for the U.S. Army Research Laboratory (USARL) provides opportunities to participate in USARL's on-going and applied research and development projects through its programs in: Computational & Information Science, Human Research and Engineering, Survivability & Lethality Analysis, Sensors & Electron Devices, Weapons & Materials Research, and Vehicle Technology. The mission of USARL is to provide the Army the key technologies and the analytical support necessary to assure supremacy in future land warfare.

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Areas of Interest

Disciplines are
- life, health, and medical sciences;
- mathematics;
- computer science;
- physical sciences;
- earth, environmental, and marine sciences;
- social and behavioral sciences;
- engineering; physical, biological, and medical sciences;
- computer/information science and technology;
- computational modeling;
- materials research; and
- related scientific disciplines.

Eligibility Requirements

Eligibility: U.S. Citizens Only. Undergraduate and Graduate students; Postgraduates who have completed degree within the last five years; Faculty Members; and Retired Scientists.

Funding Type



Junior Faculty
Post Doctoral Fellows
Grad/Prof Students


Environmental & Life Sciences
Medical - Basic Science
Medical - Clinical Science
Engineering and Physical Sciences