THIS EVENT WILL NOT BE TAKING PLACE AT RUTGERS UNIVERSITY. THIS IS A STUDENT RESEARCH OPPORTUNITY HOSTED BY THE UNIVERSITY OF MINNESOTA.
The University of Minnesota MRSEC will provide up to 20 full-time summer research positions to undergraduate students during the summer of 2020. The UMN MRSEC REU program is an excellent way for students to build on prior experience gained through participation in the McNair program.
$5000 stipend; food, housing, and travel paid
$1000 research supply fund
Independent research project
Professional development activities: oral and poster presentation practice, scientific ethics, GRE prep, seminar series, graduate application instruction
Hands-on access to world-class instrumentation facilities
Visits to industrial partners and academic/national labs
Travel grants for post-participation conference attendance
Exposure to wide variety of research projects and diverse participant base
Program Dates: June 1 – August 7, 2020.
Application Deadline: Feb. 15, 2020
Participating Departments: Chemistry, Physics, Chemical Engineering & Materials Science, Biomedical Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Mechanical Engineering.
Students in all STEM majors are encouraged to apply.
Additional information and applications for all of our programs can be found on our web site at http://www.mrsec.umn.edu/ehr/#summer.
If you have any questions, please contact:
Education & Outreach Director
Materials Research Science & Engineering Center
University of Minnesota