EBICS REU: 10-week Summer Research Program

EBICS REU: 10-week Summer Research Program

Applications closed. 

 

 

EBICS announces its "Engineering Biological Machines" REU program for the summer of 2014. The REU is a summer research program that will fund undergraduate students assigned to EBICS labs at each primary institution: Georgia Institute of Technology, Massachusetts’s Institute of Technology, and the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign.  

REU Program Highlights:

  • 10 weeks of full time undergraduate research at MIT, UIUC, or Georgia Tech.
  • $4500 stipend per student.
  • Allowance for travel expenses, on campus housing and meals. 
  • Grad school prep, faculty mentoring, professional development and social engagement with other students on campus.
  • Scientific papers, oral and/or poster presentations at the end of the summer.

Applications will be accepted from any student currently enrolled in a science or engineering undergraduate program (biology, chemistry, physics, materials science, bio-engineering, computer science, and related fields). Finish applications early as we are reviewing applications on a rolling basis. 

Students from underrepresented minority groups, women, and individuals with disabilities are strongly encouraged to apply. 

United States citizenship or permanent residency is required.

Applications closed.

Please contact lesliemm@mit.edu with any questions or comments.