Northwest Advanced Renewables Alliance Summer Undergraduate Research Experience

Title 
Northwest Advanced Renewables Alliance Summer Undergraduate Research Experience
Institution 
Washington State University and other participating institutions
Institution Type 
Graduate Research University
City 
Pullman
State 
WA
Field 
chemical engineering, atmospheric science, materials science, chemistry, bioengineering, economics, education
Start Date 
May 28, 2015
End Date 
July 31, 2015
Stipend 
$5000
Hrs / Week 
40
Deadline 
February 23, 2015
Description 
Students will work on research projects related to biofuels and the bioproducts industry, including development of biofuels from woody biomass, energy literacy, economics, and outreach and extension with stakeholders. Students may work in collaborative teams with faculty and graduate students or more independently to accomplish specific research goals. At the end of the summer, the students present their work at a university poster session.
Qualifications 
Undergraduate (freshman to seniors) applicants from any science and engineering discipline are encouraged to apply if the student is not graduating by July of 2015.
Contact 
Shelley Pressley
URL 
http://www.nararenewables.org/ed
Email 
spressley@wsu.edu
Number of Participants 
10
Housing Provided 
yes
Subsistence Provided 
no