Virginia Tech Summer Undergraduate Research Program in High Performance Materials

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 Deadline: 

February 1, 2014
   

Start Date: 

May 20, 2014
   

Duration: 

11 weeks, May 20 - August 1, 2014
   

Location: 

Blacksburg, VA
   

Area of Interest: 

Arts
Biomedical Sciences
Engineering, Computer Science, and Applied Sciences
Humanities
Physical Sciences
Social and Behavioral Sciences
Other:
   

Category: 

Education
   

Description: 

The faculty will want you to work intensely. They will contact you weekly concerning the investigation. A graduate student will be available to give daily guidance on methodology in your research, your notebook and the organization and presentation of your data. Participants are required to attend one SURP group meeting per week where career-enhancing topics are presented. An oral presentation of your research is required during a symposium on August 8-9, which highlights our summer investigations.
   

Benefits: 

$7,000 stipend and up to $500 travel reimbursement

   

Major(s): 

Not Specified

   

GPA: 

   
Year In School at 
start of program: 
Freshman
Sophomore
Junior
Senior
   
Employment 
 Eligibility: 
Has Citizenship
Has Permanent Residence
Has Work Permit
Other: 
   

Required 
Documents: 

Resume
Personal Statement
Letters of Recommendation
Other: Official Transcripts
 

Contact: 

Ms. Cyndy Graham
Summer Undergrad Research Program, Virginia Tech
103 SURGE Bldg. (0201)
Blacksburg, VA 24061
Phone: (540)231-6717    
Email: grahamc@vt.edu

 

Program Website: 

http://www.mii.vt.edu/SURP/index.html
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