Eligibilty and Selection Criteria



Eligibilty:

Up to fifteen positions are available for the summer of 2017. Of these, five positions will be considered for undergraduates with at least 50 semester hours of credit interested in pursuing a career in the sciences. Applicants will be considered for appointment without regard to race, creed, color, sex, national origin, age, handicap status, or other non-merit factors. Foreign nationals will be considered, but they must be enrolled in a US-based university.

 

Selection:

Selection is based on these criteria: (1) scholarship, curriculum, and experience; (2) career objectives and scientific interest; and (3) match of interest of applicant with available research projects.

 

Deadline:

The application period for Summer 2017 closes on March 10, 2017Notification of selection will be made by March 24, 2017. Successful applicants should be prepared to make a decision regarding the offer to participate within one week of notification.