Nebraska Summer Research

Application Deadline: March 1, 2020

The University of Nebraska is now accepting applications for its 2020 Summer Research Program!

This intensive summer research program provides mentoring and research experiences while previewing graduate school life. Scholars receive a living stipend, stay in suite-style housing, have an on-campus meal plan, and have travel costs covered. Other perks include special workshops for preparing for graduate school, social events, intramural teams, and outdoor activities around Lincoln.

Scholars can apply for any of the 14 research areas: Applied Plant Systems, Beneficial Insects, Bioenergy Systems, Biomedical Engineering, Chemistry, Materials Science, Minority Health Disparities, Molecular Plant-Microbe Interaction, Nanotechnology Coordinated Infrastructure, Plant and Microbiome, Redox Biology, Sustainability of Civil Infrastructure, Unmanned Systems, or Virology.

Students with a strong interest in graduate school or traditionally underrepresented in graduate education are particularly encouraged to apply for the program.

More information about the program can be found on their website. The online application can be found here. The priority deadline for applications is February 1, 2020, and the final deadline for all applications and materials is March 1, 2020.


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Nebraska Summer Research Program

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At Nebraska, our Summer Research Program offers students an excellent opportunity to hone research skills and to experience life as a graduate student at a Big Ten university. 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. They are committed to quality mentoring and research projects and limit summer offerings to active research labs and projects led by faculty who have established themselves as excellent undergraduate student mentors.

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The online application makes it easy for students to apply for up to three different research groups. Priority review of applications begins Thursday, February 1. More information regarding the summer research program is available.

 

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Summer Internship Opportunity at the University of Akron

Application Deadline: February 16th, 2018

The 2018 summer research experience (REU) program in the College of Polymer Science and Polymer Engineering at The University of Akron is open to apply. Students will participate in an 11-week internship to investigate a fundamental question within the broad disciplines of polymer science and polymer engineering, including chemistry, physics, engineering, and biomaterials. These interns will take part in research and career development activities, discussions outlining their research progress, and visits to regional companies.  The summer will culminate with an oral or poster presentation of each intern’s research results at the Northeast Ohio NSF-REU Undergraduate Research Conference.

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The application form can be found on their website, including further details regarding their REU program.

 

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.

 

MIT Amgen Scholars Program

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This is an opportunity for for students to engage in research at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology as part of their summer 2018 Amgen Scholars Program. Undergraduates will participate in faculty-mentored summer research at MIT is science and biotechnology areas. Students admitted to the program will conduct full-time research, attend seminars and workshops, present their research, network with other undergraduates with similar research interests , and attend a mid-summer symposium at UCLA.

Twenty undergraduates, 15 visiting students and 5 MIT students, will be admitted to the program. Participants will be paid $4,500 for the summer, receive on-campus housing, a food allowance, and visiting Scholars will be provided travel to/from Boston.

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More information can be found on their flyer and on their website, as well as the application.

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.

Summer Research Experience at Virginia Tech

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Application Deadline: February 5, 2018

Virginia Tech, in partnership with the National Science Foundation, is now taking applications for the 2018 Research Experiences for Undergraduate Program that runs from May 29 – August 10, 2018. This opportunity is for undergraduates to participate in research while earning $5,000 for the duration of the program, and additional money for living expenses. Applications are being accepted in both science and engineering on the topic of Materials Innovation at the Intersection of Food-Energy-Water Systems.

Applications can be found online, and more information is available on their website.

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Summer Undergrad Research- Chemical Evolution

The Center for Chemical Evolution is actively recruiting undergraduate students for their 10-week, paid, 2018 Summer Research Program- focused on the study of chemical evolution and the chemistry associated with the origins of life.

The application deadline is February 15th, 2018. Participants are assigned to a research mentor, and are paid a minimum $5000 stipend in addition to a travel allowance. On-campus housing is also provided.

Want more information? Visit this online flyer to access more details and to begin filling out your application!

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