Summer Undergraduate Research Fellowship in Information Technology (SURF-IT)

Title 
Summer Undergraduate Research Fellowship in Information Technology (SURF-IT)
Institution 
University of California Santa Cruz
Institution Type 
comprehensive
City 
Santa Cruz
State 
California
Field 
computer engineering, computer science, electrical engineering, bioinformatics
Start Date 
June 22, 2014
End Date 
August 22, 2014
Stipend 
$4500
Hrs / Week 
40
Deadline 
February 15, 2014
Description 
SURF-IT students conduct summer research supervised by a UCSC Baskin School of Engineering faculty. Scholars have meetings on graduate school preparation, research presentation skills, and research ethics. Students attend field trips to neighboring Silicon Valley laboratories. We especially encourage underrepresented students to apply.
Qualifications 
Must not have received undergraduate degree by start of program. Must be US Citizen or Permanent Resident. Preference given to students entering 3rd and 4th year in Fall 2014.
Contact 
Professor Matthew Guthaus
URL 
http://surf-it.soe.ucsc.edu/
Email 
surf-it@soe.ucsc.edu
Number of Participants 
10-12
Housing Provided 
yes
Subsistence Provided 
yes