Unniversity of Minnesota MRSEC REU in Nanomaterials

Title 
University of Minnesota MRSEC REU in Nanomaterials
Institution 
University of Minnesota
Institution Type 
Research university
City 
Minneapolis
State 
MN
Field 
Materials Science, Chemical Engineering, Physics, Chemistry, Mechanical Engineering, Electrical Engineering, All other STEM majors welcome to apply
Start Date 
6/4/18
End Date 
8/10/18
Stipend 
$5000
Hrs / Week 
40
Deadline 
2/15/18
Description 
The UMN MRSEC REU is a highly interdisciplinary program providing research opportunities for up to 25 undergraduates each summer. MRSEC interdisciplinary research groups in Polymers, Electrostatic Control of Materials, and Sustainable Nanocrystal Materials provide opportunities for all STEM majors to conduct research in their specific area of interest while also being exposed to the highly diverse research environment of the MRSEC and University of Minnesota through the work of their peers. All participants have independent research projects and full hands-on access to all instrumentation facilities at UMN.
Qualifications 
Applicants must be US citizens or Permanent Residents and currently enrolled in an undergraduate program (i.e. spring 2018 graduates are not eligible). No minimum GPA or class standing required.
Contact 
Phil Engen
URL 
http://www.mrsec.umn.edu/ehr/REU/
Email 
mrsecehr@umn.edu
Number of Participants 
25
Housing Provided 
yes
Subsistence Provided 
yes