Friday, December 6, 2013

National Science Foundation (NSF) Research Experiences for Undergraduates!

Are you a freshman, sophomore or junior interested in summer 2014 research opportunities in the social sciences?

Learn about the National Science Foundation Research Experiences for Undergraduates (REU) Program!!!

The National Science Foundation (NSF) funds a large number of paid summer research opportunities for undergraduate students through its “Research Experiences for Undergraduates (REU)” program. The REU program supports active research participation by undergraduate students in any of the areas of research funded by the National Science Foundation. REU projects involve students in meaningful ways in ongoing NSF-funded research programs or in research projects specifically designed for the REU program. Summer research opportunities are available in these fields:

Astronomical Sciences, Atmospheric and Geospace Sciences, Biological Sciences, Chemistry, Computer and Information Science and Engineering, Cyberinfrastructure, Department of Defense (DoD), Earth Sciences, Education and Human Resources, Engineering, Ethics and Values Studies, International Science and Engineering, Materials Research, Mathematical Sciences, Ocean Sciences, Physics, Polar Programs, Social, Behavioral, and Economic Sciences

The Maryland Center for Undergraduate Research is holding numerous 20 minute information sessions for students interested in learning about and applying for NSF REU Summer research placements – ALL SESSIONS WILL BE HELD IN 2100D McKeldin Library.
 

Monday Dec. 9th at 3:30 pm – 2100D McKeldin Library
Tuesday Dec. 10th at 3:30 - 2100D McKeldin Library
Thursday Dec. 12th at 12:00 - 2100D McKeldin Library
Thursday Dec. 12th at 5:30  - 2100D McKeldin Library

PLEASE LET US KNOW BY EMAIL TO ugresearch@umd.edu WHICH SESSION YOU PLAN TO ATTEND – SPACE IS LIMITED!!!

If you are interested in learning more but cannot attend these sessions, please send a note to the same email address.