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Cornell University LSAMP REU – Apply by Feb. 15th

   

CU LSAMP REU is a summer research opportunity that provides undergraduate participants with the opportunity to work with distinguished faculty and staff as well as network with others in their field of interest through weekly luncheons.

Undergraduate students, interested in gaining a deeper understanding in an engineering-related field, have the opportunity to conduct and present research over a ten-week duration under the auspices of a Cornell Engineering faculty research mentor. Through this one-on-one partnership, participants will gain theoretical knowledge and practical training in academic research and scientific experimentation. CU LSAMP REU was developed to aid in the retention of traditionally underrepresented students.

7 June – 7 August 2015

Application Deadline February 15th

Benefits


CU LSAMP REU offers participants:

  • Approximately 10 weeks of research (June 1- August 8)
  • A research stipend of $4,000
  • A round-trip travel stipend up to $300 for students living outside of Ithaca, NY
  • A double room in a residential hall
  • A campus bus pass or a campus parking pass
  • Access to state-of-the-art laboratories, libraries, computer/study lounges, etc.


Further, CU LSAMP REU participants have the opportunity to:

  • Develop a meaningful research agenda and conduct research with a faculty research mentor
  • Present a scientific research talk
  • Design a research poster and discuss their poster presentation of their research at a symposium on campus
  • Submit a written report at the end of the summer research activity that may lead to a publication

Interested students are highly encouraged to view the Frequently Asked Questions to gain more insight about the program.

Participant Eligibility:

  • Participants of CU LSAMP REU must be U.S. Citizens or Permanent Residents and African American, Hispanic/Latino(a), American Indian/Alaska Native, or Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islander
  • Applicants must be in good academic standing with a cumulative GPA of 3.0 or better
  • Have completed at least two semesters of college by the start of the Summer Research Program
  • Have at least two semesters remaining of their undergraduate education at the start of the summer program
  • Majoring in a STEM discipline

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Cornell University LSAMP REU – Applications Due March 1st!

As a member of the ULSAMP, Cornell University hosts the Cornell University LSAMP Summer Research Experience for Undergraduates (CU-LSAMP REU).

LSAMP Summer Research Scholar

June 1 – August 8, 2014

CU LSAMP REU is a summer research opportunity that provides undergraduate participants with the opportunity to work with distinguished faculty and staff as well as network with others in their field of interest through weekly luncheons.

Undergraduate students, interested in gaining a deeper understanding in an engineering-related field, have the opportunity to conduct and present research over a ten-week duration under the auspices of a Cornell Engineering faculty research mentor. Through this one-on-one partnership, participants will gain theoretical knowledge and practical training in academic research and scientific experimentation. CU LSAMP REU was developed to aid in the retention of traditionally underrepresented minority groups in STEM.

CU LSAMP-R offers participants:

  • Approximately 10 weeks of research (June 1- August 8)
  • A research stipend of $4,000
  • A round-trip travel stipend up to $300 for students living outside of Ithaca, NY
  • A double room in a residential hall
  • A campus bus pass or a campus parking pass
  • Access to state-of-the-art laboratories, libraries, computer/study lounges, etc.

Further, CU LSAMP-R participants have the opportunity to:

  • Develop a meaningful research agenda and conduct research with a faculty research mentor
  • Present a scientific research talk
  • Design a research poster and discuss their poster presentation of their research at a symposium on campus
  • Submit a written report at the end of the summer research activity that may lead to a publication

Interested students are highly encouraged to view our CU LSAMP REU Frequently Asked Questionsto gain more insight about the program.

Eligibility

  • Participants of CU LSAMP REU  must be U.S. Citizens or Permanent Residents and African American, Hispanic/Latino(a), American Indian/Alaska Native, or Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islander
  • Applicants must be in good academic standing with a cumulative GPA of 3.0 or better
  • Have completed at least two semesters of college by the start of the Summer Research Program
  • Have at least two semesters remaining of their undergraduate education at the start of the summer program

To Apply [CU LSAMP-REU application]

Cornell University IGERT Prospective Graduate Recruitment Weekend

Cornell University IGERT Prospective Graduate Recruitment Weekend

Are you interested in studying and addressing our Earth Energy challenges? The Cornell Earth Energy IGERT brings together students seeking degrees in Engineering and Geosciences in a unique program designed to provide both communities with a common language to address energy challenges. Topics include: Carbon Sequestration, Unconventional Gas from Shale Resources, Fossil Energy Recovery, Geothermal Energy, and Earth Systems Behavior and Resources.

Apply Here

Students accepted into the Earth Energy IGERT program receive:

-2 years of funding

-Opportunities to participate in field experiences (previous trips have been to Nevada and Iceland)

-In-depth Individual Research

-Formal Courses

-Seminar Opportunities

Come Learn more about this programs at our IGERT Diversity Recruitment Weekend on August 29-31.  All applications and references are due June 24, 2013 so apply today! Apply Here

Earth Energy IGERT Websitewww.earthenergyigert.cornell.edu