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.