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NSF REU: Cyberinfrastructure Research 4 Social Change


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Note: this opportunity encourages applications from community college students.

Description:
The Cyberinfrastructure (CI) Research for Social Change REU is actively engaging 10 undergraduate students each summer for nine-weeks in solving real-world problems of national relevance, teaching them to not only be critical thinkers, but to be creative and reflective as well.

Students gain skills in advanced programming and problem solving and use the CI to conduct cutting-edge research in engineering, science, and computational medicine. Research projects emphasize advanced computing as a tool to power discoveries that will impact social change for future generations.

The enriching and transformative experience at a world-class supercomputing center includes:

-Training in High Performance Computing (HPC), visualization, and data intensive computing

-Mentoring by researchers at the University of Texas, Austin.

-Social and team-building activities.

-Professional development and graduate school preparation.

-Leadership development opportunities to develop and enhance communication skills.

-Technical report and publication opportunities.

-Participants will receive a $5,400 stipend.


Application Deadline: 3/1/2022

 • Note: Funding pending
Participating Institution(s):
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University of Texas, Austin (Lead)

Program Materials:
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This Program can be Described by:
Academic Disciplines:
Computational Sciences
Computer Sciences
STEM Fields

Keywords:
Cyber Infrastructure
Interdisciplinary
Social Policy

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


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