Student Programs

The Center for Growth and Opportunity is a nonprofit, university-based research center committed to student talent development. Through “learning by doing,” structured training, and effective mentorship, the CGO helps students to cultivate capabilities that will prepare them for careers in public policy, government, business, academia, and more. At the same time, students help to build a better world through relevant and impactful public policy research.

The Center for Growth and Opportunity offers programs for both undergraduate and graduate students. Click the boxes below to learn more.

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Fellowships & Programs

CGO Undergraduate Research Fellowship

Huntsman School undergrads gain unique and meaningful research experience early on in their academic careers…

CGO Graduate Research Fellowship

Students pursuing master’s degrees in economics receive tuition funding and participate in CGO research projects and training opportunities…

Koch Scholar Program

A weekly reading group comprised of students and faculty advisers, where classic and contemporary literary works are discussed over dinner.

Amy Rees Anderson Academic Entrepreneurs

A fellowship program for female students at Utah State University who are interested in careers related to higher education, academia, business, and public policy.

Student Highlights

Student Coauthored Research

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