NMS Undergraduate Research Forum

Abstract Deadline extended to February 16.

The Natural and Mathematical Sciences departments announce the 2018 research forum for undergraduate students majoring in or conducting research in Actuarial Science, Astronomy and Astrophysics, Biochemistry, Biology, Chemistry, Computer and Information Science, Data Analytics, Evolution and Ecology, Earth Sciences, Mathematics, Microbiology, Molecular Genetics, Physics, and Zoology.

The forum will provide students the opportunity to present their research to their peers and their professors, polish their presentation skills, and prepare for other research presentations.

The Undergraduate Research Forum will be held, Wednesday, March 21, 2018, 2–5:30 pm, in the atrium of the Physics Research Building, 191 W. Woodruff Avenue. All students interested in undergraduate research in math and science are welcome to attend, and do not need to register unless they plan to present their research.

Additional details and the application can be found on the Center for Life Sciences Education website.

REMINDER: Nebraska Summer Research Application Deadline Approaching

Related imageApplication Deadline: March 1st, 2018

This is a reminder that this deadline is swiftly approaching!  Students will enhance their academic resume, work closely with faculty and peers, and have fun with social and professional development activities, all while receiving numerous benefits.

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Want to jump start your search for the right research program? Check out this listing of programs that have recently reached out to CBC students.

FAST Fellowship Applications Open Now

The Florida Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services is offering two exciting fellowship opportunities for upcoming Bachelors, Masters, and Ph.D. graduates in Natural Science (Chemistry, Agricultural and Natural Resources, or Physical Sciences).  The Florida Agricultural Science and Technology (FAST) Fellowship Program is a paid, two-year program in a state-of-the art laboratory located in Tallahassee, Florida.

Minimum Requirements

Applicants must have received their degree (Bachelors, Masters, or Ph.D.) by the time the FAST Fellowship Program begins (September 2018) and may not have received it prior to September 2015.  Eligibility requirements are listed below:

  • A bachelor’s degree or higher from an accredited college or university with a major in a Natural Science (Chemistry, Agricultural and Natural Resources, or Physical Sciences) received within the last three (3) years.  Salary is based on degree of selected candidate.
  • Be a United States citizen, or a lawfully authorized alien worker.
  • Have a Cumulative Grade Point Average (GPA) of 3.5 or higher in the science courses completed.
  • Less than three (3) years of post-graduation professional experience in the Natural Sciences as described in (1).

Students and recent graduates may apply for one of our FAST Fellowship positions by visiting FreshFromFloridaCareers.com by March 31, 2018.

If you have any questions regarding this opportunity, please don’t hesitate to contact Julie Wood by calling (850) 245-5561 or emailing Julie.Wood1@freshfromflorida.com.

For more information check out this flyer FAST Fellowship Flyer-1i4gyu6

Summer Research Opportunities Program

Application Deadline: Saturday, February 10, 2018

The Summer Research Opportunities Program (SROP) at Ohio State is a 8-week summer research experience that gives historically underrepresented undergraduates an opportunity to explore continuing on for an advanced, graduate degree.

You will be mentored by an Ohio State faculty member, carry out a research project, and develop the kind of student/faculty relationship that is crucial in graduate school and beyond. Alumni of SROP may also be eligible for a Patrick S. Osmer SROP Fellowship if they are accepted into an Ohio State graduate program

More information is provided on the official flyer and the SROP info page. The application is due by February 10th.

Want to jump start your search for the right research program? Check out this listing of programs that have recently reached out to CBC students.