The Cary Institute of Ecosystem Studies is now accepting applications for its summer 2018 REU program in "Translational Ecology". This NSF-funded program emphasizes the community nature of the scientific enterprise, fosters reflection and builds self confidence and skills. To complement their mentored research, students have many chances to interact, give and receive feedback and support, and participate in a rich assortment of enrichment activities, workshops and field trips around the theme of translational ecology.
To apply: http://www.caryinstitute.org/students/reu-program
Application deadline: January 28, 2018 11:59pm
Location: New York
Dates: May 21 to August 10, 2018 (12 weeks)
Eligibility: Undergraduate freshmen, sophomores, juniors or first semester seniors. Must be citizens or permanent residents of the U.S. or its possessions. Underrepresented minorities and first generation college students are encouraged to apply.
Stipend: $6,600 stipend, plus a $900 food allowance and free on-campus housing.
Other support: Assistance is available for travel to and from the program as well.
Research projects for the summer of 2018 are:
For more information about the Cary Institute, visit http://www.caryinstitute.org/
For more information about the program, contact Aude Lochet, REU program coordinator (firstname.lastname@example.org)