Nanotechnology for Health, Energy and the Environment

State University of New York at Stony Brook
Stony Brook, NY.
Type Academic Enrichment, Basic Science Research, Clinical Research, Test Preparation

Description

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)

Eligibility

Open to all undergraduate students majoring in a STEM field with a minimum 3.0 GPA. Applicants must have completed at least their freshman year; graduating seniors are not eligible. Applicants must be U.S. citizens or permanent residents.

More Information

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

Computer Science Building – Graduate School Suite 2401
Stony Brook University
Stony Brook, NY 11794-4422
Tel 631-632-1386
Fax 631-982-7321