Apply to the Graduate Certificate in Science to Policy at UC Riverside!

UCR Science to Policy (S2P) is a campus-based organization that works to highlight and expand the roles of scientists in public policy. Over the 10-week evening/weekend course, grad students interact with policymakers and gain skills in science policy, education, advocacy, and communication to translate science into public policy or pivot to policy careers.

Fall 2022 application window is now open!


PhD students from across STEM fields are welcome to apply, including from the social sciences. Strong candidates from other programs would also be considered and are encouraged to apply. 

The course structure will be as follows:

Hybrid: monthly in-person weekend intensives (10-3 pm on September 24-25, October 22-23, and November 19-20) plus weekly virtual meetings 6-7 pm on Wednesdays.

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S2P Application



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