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Turn Passions Into Research Projects

Work with an expert mentor to develop the research project of your dreams. Showcase your project by presenting, publishing, and more.

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Why Polygence?

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Personalized Program

  • One-on-one mentorship
  • Flexible scheduling
  • Leverage your academic interests
  • Online from anywhere

Program Details

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College credit

  • Earn college credit from the University of California
  • Get a headstart in applying research methods
  • Write a research paper

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Expert Mentorship

  • Work one-on-one with a researcher in the field
  • Receive personal feedback and advice from an academic expert
  • Learn insider tips on research positions

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Passion Projects

  • Present at a conference
  • Launch your app
  • Produce a podcast
  • Write a novel
  • Publish a paper

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Mentor spotlight

Nia

PhD candidate

Expertise

Conservation, biology, ecology and evolution, climate change and sustainability, science writing, fiction and non-fiction writing

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My mentor expertly mixed in-depth topic knowledge with friendliness and openness to make the Polygence experience simultaneously exciting and manageable.

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