American Society of Plant Biologists - Summer Undergraduate Research Fellowship

Name 
American Society of Plant Biologists - Summer Undergraduate Research Fellowship
Institution 
American Society of Plant Biologists
Type of Award 
Fellowship supporting 10 consecutive weeks of undergraduate research with a mentor
URL 
http://surf.aspb.org
Description 
SURF is designed to support undergraduate students so they can conduct 10 consecutive weeks of plant biology research in the lab of a mentor at the location of their choosing (typically the home institution).
Qualifications 
Undergraduate full-time student (cannot graduate the year the award to be granted), with an abiding interest in plant biology; student must select a mentor who belongs to ASPB; recipients must present their research at Plant Biology 2015
Location 
Varied; determined by student-mentor team
Field 
Plant biology
Primary Contact 
Katie Engen
Email 
info@aspb.org
Start Date 
10 consecutive weeks prior to Plant Biology 2015 (July 2015)
End Date 
after Plant Biology 2015 (July 2015)
Amount 
$4,000 + $700 to mentor for supplies
Application 
yes
Deadline 
February 12, 2014
Housing Provided 
no
Housing Cost 
no
Air Travel Provided 
no - $575 travel stipend to attend ASPB’s Plant Biology 2015
Subsistence Provided 
no
Subsistence Cost 
no
Number of awards that will be made 
15