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Summer Undergraduate Research at Florida (SURF)


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Academic Level:
Undergraduates - Junior

Description:
The SURF program entails an 8 - 10 week Summer Undergraduate Research experience at the University of Florida. Prospective Ph.D. students for the University of Florida for the fall 2018 term will be considered for SURF. Participating Colleges include the Herbert Wertheim College of Engineering, the College of Liberal Arts and Sciences and the College of Agriculture and Life Sciences. SURF provides the opportunity to work with a premier faculty adviser and a senior Ph.D. student mentor. Students will engage in research and spend in depth time furthering their path to applying and enrolling in a Ph.D. program at the University of Florida. All participants will receive preferred Ph.D. admission and fellowship offers provided they have a successful summer experience and maintain their level of high academic performance through the completion of their bachelor's degree. All costs for SURF participants are paid by UF including room and some board, a $5,000 summer stipend, round-trip flights/mileage to Gainesville, summer workshops, social events/activities and a GRE test prep course.


Application Deadline: 2/28/2017
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Program Dates: 5/29/2017 - 8/4/2017

Participating Institution(s):
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University of Florida (Lead)

Program Materials:
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Academic Disciplines:
Aerospace Engineering
Agricultural Engineering
Biomedical Engineering
Chemical & Nuclear Engineering
Civil & Environmental Engineering
Computer & Electrical Engineering
Materials Science & Engineering
Mechanical & Industrial Engineering

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