University of Mississippi

Research Opportunities

 Vanderbilt University
NSF- Research Experience for Undergraduates (REU) program
in Nanoscience and Nanoengineering

 

The Vanderbilt Institute for Nanoscale Science and Engineering (VINSE) focuses on interdisciplinary nanoscale research at the interface of biology, chemistry, physics, and engineering. More than 40 faculty participants from the School of Engineering, College of Arts and Science, and the School of Medicine inspire students by creating an atmosphere of excitement and creativity. Each REU participate will work directly with VINSE faculty members and their research groups and be part of the larger VINSE community.

 

PROGRAM INCLUDES

  • Hands-on research in state-of-the-art facilities
  • Seminars, workshops, and field trips
  • Group social activities and banquet
  • Optional outreach opportunities to high school students

 

ELIGIBILITY

  • Undergraduate students majoring in science or engineering
  • U.S. Citizen or permanent resident
  • Minorities and women strongly encouraged to apply

 

AWARD

  • $5,000 stipend
  • $400 travel allowance
  • Room and board

 

Application deadline is February 15, 2014. Selections will be based on a combination of research interests, academic qualifications, and faculty recommendations.

 

For more information or to apply go to:  www.vanderbilt.edu/vinse/reu