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REU in Materials Research Science and Engineering Center (MRSEC)

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Undergraduates - First Year
Undergraduates - Sophomore
Undergraduates - Junior

The Brandeis Materials Research Science and Engineering Center (MRSEC) Research Experience for Undergraduates (REU) program is a summer research program that will fund undergraduate students assigned to MRSEC laboratories.

'What our MRSEC REU Offers:'

-10 weeks of hands-on research in a Brandeis MRSEC laboratory

-$5,000 stipend per student

-Free housing & allowances for meals and travel --Grad school preparation, faculty mentoring, professional development and social engagement with other students on campus --Poster presentation at the end of the summer at the Annual Brandeis SciFest Celebration.

Eligibility to Apply:

-Must be U.S. citizen or permanent resident --Must be currently enrolled in an undergraduate program (biology, chemistry, physics, materials science, bio-engineering, computer science, and related fields). Students from community colleges are strongly encouraged to apply.

-Students from underrepresented minority groups, women, and individuals with disabilities are strongly encouraged to apply.

Application Deadline: 2/1/2018
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Program Dates: 5/28/2018 - 8/3/2018

Participating Institution(s):
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Brandeis University (Lead)
Hampton University

Program Materials:
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This Program can be Described by:
Academic Disciplines:
Cellular Biology
Genetics & Genomics
Materials Science & Engineering
Molecular Biology
Optics & Photonics
STEM Fields

Biological Optics
Cellular & Molecular Imaging
Cellular Machines
Chemical Physics
Condensed Matter Physics
Molecular Biology
Molecular Biophysics
Quantitative Biology
Soft Materials

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This program is funded by:
National Science Foundation (NSF)

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