University of California, Berkeley Summer Research Opportunity Program (SROP)

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 Deadline: 

February 3, 2014
   

Start Date: 

June 8, 2014
   

Duration: 

8 Weeks, June 8 - August 2, 2014
   

Location: 

Berkeley, CA
   

Area of Interest: 

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

Category: 

Education
   

Description: 

The goal of this program is to increase the level of diversity among students who enter Ph.D. programs to pursue careers in university teaching and research by providing research opportunities to undergraduate students that have been underserved. Program objectives are: to provide students with the preparation to become research scholars; to stimulate serious consideration of graduate study; and to increase the number of successful underserved applicants and subsequent enrollment of these students in graduate school.
   

Benefits: 

$3,000 stipend, on-campus housing and meals and round-trip transportation

   

Major(s): 

Not Specified

   

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: Students with disadvantaged economic, social, or educational challenges
   

Required 
Documents: 

Resume
Personal Statement
Letters of Recommendation
Other: Official Transcripts
 

Contact: 

Ms. Heather Zenone
University of California, Berkeley, Graduate Diversity Program
SROP Application, 316 Sproul Hall-5900
Berkeley, CA 94720-5900
Phone: (510) 643-6010    
Email: grad.diversity@berkeley.edu

 

Program Website: 

http://diversity.berkeley.edu/undergraduate-research-programs
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