Independent Research in Field Biology / REU

Title 
Independent Research in Field Biology / REU
Institution 
Rocky Mountain Biological Laboratory
Institution Type 
comprehensive field station
City 
Crested Butte
State 
Colorado
Field 
Field Biology, Ecology, and Evolution
Start Date 
June 10, 2016
End Date 
August 18, 2016
Stipend 
$5250
Hrs / Week 
40
Deadline 
February 15, 2016
Description 
The Education program is centered on student research. Students work with a mentor to develop a testable hypothesis, gather field data, analyze it and produce metadata, as well as written and oral reports. Students are immersed in an active scientific community, with 160 scientists, students, and family members living onsite.
Qualifications 
REU applicants must be US citizens or permanent residents. In addition, REU applicants must not have graduated from college before the summer research experience.
Contact 
Jennifer Reithel, Science Director
URL 
rmbl.org
Email 
sd@rmbl.org
Number of Participants 
40
Housing Provided 
yes
Subsistence Provided 
yes