Skip to Main Content
Pathways to Science: Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics. Search for a program . . . find your future.

"Thank you for sharing this website. It is giving me a opportunity that i did not know i had." - Student visitor to PathwaysToScience.org, October 2017
Dear visitor - Will you help us connect more students with opportunities that make a difference? We can only offer this free student and faculty resource because of the generosity and engagement of our members. Please consider joining us in our mission to increase diversity in STEM. Thank you!



REU Program in Chemistry


View this Opportunity's Website 


Academic Level:
Undergraduates - Sophomore
Undergraduates - Junior
Undergraduates - Senior

Description:
The University of Tennessee at Knoxville (UTK) REU program is an intensive introductory training experience for talented undergraduate students that provides participants with a diverse set of skills necessary to be successful as a scientist.

Our 10-week REU program is funded by NSF and carefully devised as a comprehensive initial research experience to provide participating students with the diverse skills necessary to pursue a career and further education in the field of chemistry.

We offer research spanning the traditional fields of chemistry, and additionally benefit from collaborative efforts that impart a broad range of skills. While the research experience is the primary component, our program will also provide comprehensive training such as interactive ethics course and professional development training exercises including the preparation of personal career documents, interactions with researchers from both industry and nearby Oak Ridge National Laboratory, interactive panel discussions, and seminar series to prepare you for future endeavors.
Recently updated.just posted!

Application Deadline: 2/1/2018

Program Dates: 5/28/2018 - 8/6/2018

Participating Institution(s):
(Click an institution to see all programs it hosts)
University of Tennessee, Knoxville (Lead)

Program Materials:
 • Program Website 

This Program can be Described by:
Academic Disciplines:
Chemistry

Keywords:
Analytical Chemistry
Catalysis
Chemical Physics
Computational Chemistry
Environmental Chemistry
Mass Spectrometry Techniques
Materials Chemistry
Organic Chemistry
Physical Chemistry
Polymer Chemistry

Questions about this program?
Click here to view this program's website

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


Page last updated 11/18/2017
Click here to submit updates to this program listing!

Create your own user feedback survey
Complete the full 14 question survey to be entered into a raffle for a $25 Amazon.com gift card!

Featured Program!

The Fisk-Vanderbilt Masters-to-Ph.D. Bridge Program

The Fisk-Vanderbilt Master’s-to-PhD Bridge Program focuses on increasing the number of underrepresented minorities in astronomy, biology, chemistry, materials science and physics. Students work towards the Master’s degree at Fisk with the intention to enter a PhD program at Vanderbilt or elsewhere, with access to instructional and research opportunities at both institutions. Tuition, stipend, and medical insurance are provided. Click here to learn more and apply!

Interested in featuring your own program in this space? Click here to learn more.

PROGRAM ICONS


a flag denotes an institution that is the lead of an allianceInstitution that is the lead of an alliance

An exclamation point denotes a program with an upcoming deadlineUpcoming deadline

an airplane denotes a study abroad opportunityProgram includes a study abroad component

icon indicating a short-term opportunityDifferent from a program, an opportunity is generally short-term; they include paid workshops, travel funds, or professional development opportunities

icon indicating a nationwide programNationwide programs are not based at individual institutions

an airplane denotes a study abroad opportunityProgram Just Posted

a suitcase denotes portable fundingPortable Funding

a globe denotes funding for international studentsFunds International Students

a checkbox denotes a program recently updatedProgram recently updated