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REU at the MIT Haystack Observatory


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Academic Level:
For most summer research programs, this is your upcoming status as of the fall. Always check with the individual program's website for details.

Undergraduates - First Year
Undergraduates - Sophomore
Undergraduates - Junior
Undergraduates - Senior

Note: this opportunity encourages applications from community college students.

Description:
Haystack Observatory invites all interested undergraduate students to apply for our paid summer research positions in science, engineering, and computer science, sponsored by the NSF. Our unique and exciting REU program has been held for decades, and we have seen many of our student interns go on to rewarding careers in STEM research.

People from groups under-represented in STEM fields are particularly encouraged to apply. Undergraduate students eligible for this program must not have graduated prior to the start of the summer internship in June. There are no academic requirements.


Application Deadline: 2/1/2022

Participating Institution(s):
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Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) (Lead)
MIT Haystack Observatory

Program Materials:
 • Program Website 

This Program can be Described by:
Academic Disciplines:
Aerospace Engineering
Astronomy & Astrophysics
Atmospheric Sciences
Computational Sciences
Computer & Electrical Engineering
Computer Sciences
Geological Sciences
Mechanical & Industrial Engineering
Physics

Keywords:
Aeronautics
Aeronomy
Atmospheric Physics
Galactic and Interstellar science
Geodesy
Radar
Scientific Computing
Space Flight
Space Weather
Star formation

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


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