REU at Stony Brook: Nanotechnology for Health, Energy & the Environment – Apply by March 18th!

http://www.stonybrook.edu/commcms/cie/reu/index.html

The multidisciplinary Research Experiences for Undergraduates (REU) program at Stony Brook University has a focus on the application of nanotechnology and nanomaterials to societal needs in health, energy, and the environment. The program is a summer research experience for academically talented undergraduates, qualified, motivated, and interested in the nanotechnology field.

REU Site: Nanotechnology for Health, Energy and the Environmentis an opportunity for qualified, academically talented and motivated undergraduates interested in eventually pursuing their doctoral degree in a Science, Technology, Engineering or Math (STEM) discipline at Stony Brook University. The program gives students an intensive research experience with leading researchers in the field.

Participants will work with a faculty mentor and become fully integrated into active research groups using state-of-the-art facilities. Participants will have the opportunity to work closely with their faculty mentor, attend seminars on Research Methods and Graduate School Preparation, participate in workshops and present their research results at the REU Symposium and Closing Ceremony at the completion of the program.

Dates for the 2017 session: May 30th – August 4th, 2017

Program Components:

  • Full time research supervised by a faculty mentor
  • Research Methods and Graduate School Preparation Workshops
  • “Mid Week Lunch Seminar” – every week a faculty member will present a topic based professional development or academic workshop
  • Poster Presentation at REU Symposium and Closing Ceremony

Award:

  • Participants will receive a $4,000 summer stipend for full time research
  • Lodging and meals will be provided to all participants. A $300 travel award will be provided for those participants living more than 75 miles from the Stony Brook Campus
  • Priority deadline is March 18th, 2017 (rolling thereafter)
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