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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.

Join CAICE researchers this Summer to study how aerosols are impacting the chemistry of our environment. Undergraduate students join a CAICE research lab and will have a graduate student or postdoc mentor to guide their research. Through this program you will become an integral part of the CAICE team, performing research, learning new professional skills and growing intellectually. All interested undergraduates are encouraged to apply. We especially encourage women, BIPOC, veterans and those who attend a community college or technical college to apply. This opportunity is open to all.

Benefits and Details

-Mentoring from top CAICE faculty, postdocs & graduate students in the CAICE network

-Conduct exciting hands-on scientific research

-10 week program at a CAICE associated institution

-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 & dining for full program duration.

Please visit our website to learn more and apply!

Participating Institution(s):
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University of California, San Diego (Lead)
University of Iowa
University of Minnesota
University of Wisconsin, Madison

Program Materials:
 • Program Website 
movie  Program Video

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

Air Quality
Atmospheric Chemistry
Computational Chemistry
Environmental Chemistry
Marine Chemistry
Theoretical Chemistry

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

Page last updated 5/6/2023
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