Summer Research Program Information
Institution: Boston University
Division: Undergraduate Research Opportunity Program (UROP)
Program: Summer Undergraduate Research Fellowships (SURF)
Academic Area(s): Earth, Environmental & Agriculture Sciences (Environmental Sciences), Medical & Life Sciences (Biochemistry, Biology, Genetics & Genomics, Molecular Biology), Biology, Molecular Biology, Biochemistry, Genetics, Environmental Sciences. Program focus is on biology and the control of gene expression for biological outcomes.
Academic Eligibility: interest in PhD and/or MD/PhD, sophomores, juniors
Other Academic Eligibility Requirements: Rising Junior or Rising Senior ONLY
Underrepresented Groups: Underrepresented In Science Encouraged, Minorities Encouraged, Women Encouraged, Students With Disabilities Encouraged, Socially/Financially Disadvanted Students Encouraged
US Citizen: Yes
Permanent Resident: Yes
Deadline: Mid-Feb
GPA Minimum: 3.0
Duration: 10 weeks
Stipend: Yes
Travel: Yes
Housing: Yes
Other benefits: A $5,500 stipend, $600 supplies allowance and up to $500 in travel expenses. Housing in a BU apartment-style dorm. Travel & lodging during the weekend of the October Undergraduate Research Symposium
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Phone #: 617-353-2432
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City: Boston
State: Massachusetts
ZIP: 2215