Research Experiences for Undergraduates in Renewable Energy

Title 
Research Experiences for Undergraduates in Renewable Energy
Institution 
Colorado School of Mines
Institution Type 
undergraduate and graduate research
City 
Golden
State 
CO
Field 
All STEM (science, technology, engineering, and math) fields.
Start Date 
May 22, 2017
End Date 
July 28, 2017
Stipend 
$5000
Hrs / Week 
40
Deadline 
March 1, 2017 ***but applications are reviewed and accepted on a rolling basis
Description 
Exceptional undergraduate STEM students are invited to participate in a ten-week summer research program addressing fundamental materials issues related to the science and technology of renewable energy. Benefits include a $5000 stipend, on-campus housing, travel reimbursement, and financial support to present research results at an upcoming national conference.
Qualifications 
Selections are based on a student’s academic standing, faculty recommendations, and a strong personal statement of interest. Due to the competitive nature of this REU, application materials will be carefully reviewed and ranked. A minimum overall Grade Point Average of 3.00 out of 4.00 is required. Students from underrepresented groups and institutions are strongly encouraged to apply.
Contact 
Dr. Chuck Stone
URL 
http://remrsec.mines.edu/reu.htm
Email 
cstone@mines.edu
Number of Participants 
20
Housing Provided 
yes
Subsistence Provided 
no

Travel reimbursement and financial support to present research results at an upcoming national conference are also provided.