What is the duration of the program?

The program will be a 10-week summer research internship.


How many students will be supported with this award?

This site will host ten students  with limited previous experience in research each summer. Priority will be made for sophomores and juniors (or rising junior and rising seniors). Applicants must be US citizens.

What are student expectations for the program?

Expectations are that students will complete any assigned training to prepare themselves for the experience, as well as continue to participate in programs and events throughout.  Students are also expected to complete surveys and provide feedback for programming.  And most importantly, the program expects responsible efforts in the research labs and responsible behavior outside the labs to maximize the benefits of the program.

What are the costs associated with the program?

Students will have travel to and from campus paid for, as well as housing for the 10 week program.  Each student will also get a $5000 stipend.