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Contact Information

Information for mentors, applicants, and research participants

All questions may be directed to USDA-ARS@orau.org.  Please be specific with the nature of your request so we can connect you with the appropriate person/office.

ORISE Staff

Chelsea Gibson, Project Manager

Janeen Pointer, Program Specialist

If you have a Travel-related question…

ORISE Travel Central Website

TravelCentral@orau.org
Phone (865) 576-6500
Fax (865) 574-6563

If you have an Immigration-related question…
Immigration@orau.org

USDA-ARS Fax Number

(865) 241-5219

U.S. Postal Mailing Address

Oak Ridge Institute for Science and Education (ORISE)
ATTN:  USDA-ARS Research Participation Program, MS 36
P.O. Box 117
Oak Ridge, TN  37831

Shipping/Overnight Address

Oak Ridge Institute for Science and Education (ORISE)
ATTN: USDA-ARS Research Participation Program
1299 Bethel Valley Road
Building SC-200 & MS-36
Oak Ridge, TN 37830

The ARS Research Participation Program is managed by the Oak Ridge Institute for Science and Education (ORISE) through an agreement between the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) and the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE).