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CAICE Summer Undergraduate Research Program

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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.

The NSF Center for Aerosol Impacts on Chemistry of the Environment operates a summer research program for undergraduate students during each summer. For the programs this summer students will be a part of a large scale chemistry experiment using the SOARS facility at UC San Diego, Scripps Institution of Oceanography. All undergraduates interested in a Chemistry research experience are welcome and we strongly encourage Black, Hispanic/Latinx, & Native American undergraduates to apply.

Benefits and Details:

-Mentoring from top CAICE faculty, postdocs & graduate students in the CAICE network -Conduct exciting hands-on scientific research in a large scale collaborative research experiment.

--10 week program at UC San Diego -Preparation for graduate school, attend field trips & symposiums -Presentation of your research results to other students and faculty at the conclusion of the program -Receive a minimum stipend of $5000 -Reimbursement for out of town travel costs (up to $500) -Housing at UC San Diego for full program duration.

Participating Institution(s):
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University of California, San Diego (Lead)
University of California, San Diego, Scripps Institution of Oceanography

Program Materials:
 • Program Website 
movie  Program Video

This Program can be Described by:
Academic Disciplines:
Atmospheric Sciences
Environmental Sciences
Geological Sciences
Marine Sciences & Oceanography

Air Quality
Atmospheric Chemistry
Computational Chemistry
Environmental Chemistry
Indoor Environmental Science & Engineering
Marine Chemistry
Physical Chemistry
Theoretical Chemistry

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

Page last updated 7/12/2022
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