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REU Site: Research in Chemistry at West Virginia University


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Note: this opportunity encourages applications from community college students.

Description:
The NSF-funded REU Site: Research in Chemistry at West Virginia University is now accepting applications from undergraduates who 1) are majoring in chemistry or biochemistry (pre-majors also considered), 2) are citizens, nationals, or permanent residents of the U.S. or its territories, and 3) are interested in a research and training experience akin to that of a graduate student. Selected participants spend 10-weeks working on research on projects that address fundamental questions related to the chemistry of health and catalysis in chemistry. Projects focus on the potential of research to benefit society both directly and indirectly in the fields of health care, forensics/criminology, energy, sustainability, and transportation. Participant benefits include $5,000 stipend, lodging, meal expenses, and travel reimbursement to/from the Site. Early admission review of COMPLETED applications will proceed from Nov. -Dec.. Offer may be made based upon early admission review. Regular review of completed applications will begin in Feb.. For more information and link to the online application, visit the Chemistry REU website at: undergraduateresearch.wvu.edu/reu-site-research-in-chemistry-at-wvu.

Questions? Contact the WVU Office of Undergraduate Research at undergradresearch@mail.wvu.edu.
Recently updated.

Application Deadline: 2/1/2019

Program Dates: 5/19/2019 - 7/26/2019

 • Note: Funding pending
Participating Institution(s):
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West Virginia University (Lead)

Program Materials:
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This Program can be Described by:
Academic Disciplines:
Biochemistry
Chemistry
STEM Fields

Keywords:
Catalysis
Chemical Biology
Energy
Forensic Science

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


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