National Institute of Standards and Technology Summer Undergraduate Research Fellowship

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 Deadline: 

February 12, 2018
   

Start Date: 

May 29 or June 11
   

Duration: 

11 Weeks, May 29 to August 10 or June 11 to August 10, 2018
   

Location: 

Gaithersburg, MD
   

Area of Interest: 

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

Category: 

Education
   

Description: 

The NIST Summer Undergraduate Research Fellowship (SURF) Program sponsors a 11-week summer internship program for undergraduate students enrolled at U.S. 2-year and 4-year institutions majoring in chemistry, computer science, engineering, materials science, fire research, nanotechnology, information technology, mathematics, biology, manufacturing, statistics, or other STEM discipline. The program provides students with hands-on research experience under the mentorship of a NIST scientist or engineer in Boulder, CO or Gaithersburg, MD. Students can work on projects in any one of the seven NIST facilities:
   

Benefits: 

$5,500 stipend; housing and travel are also covered.

   

Major(s): 

Physics
Mathematics
Computer Science
Engineering

   

GPA: 

3.0

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

Required 
Documents: 

Resume
Personal Statement
Letters of Recommendation
Other: Transcripts
 

Contact: 

Dr. Brandi Toliver
Phone: 301-975-2371    
Email: brandi.toliver@nist.gov

 

Program Website: 

http://www.nist.gov/surfgaithersburg/
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