Boston University is accepting applications for Summer Undergraduate Research Fellowship (SURF) Program for the students of USA. SURF program is for conducting research in the fields of Biology, Molecular Biology, Biochemistry, Ecology, Genetics and Environmental Sciences.
SURF is designed to encourage graduate education in the field of sciences for talented undergraduate students.
The university’s aim is to examine the impact of the division between further and higher education on strategies to widen participation in undergraduate education.
Course Level: SURF program is open to undergraduate students.
Study Subject: Research projects are in areas related to Biology and the interaction of genes with environmental factors.
List of Subjects: Biology, Molecular Biology, Biochemistry, Ecology, Genetics and Environmental Sciences
Scholarship Award: All applicants receive the following awards:
– A $5250 stipend
-A $750 supplies allowance
– Up to $500 in travel expenses
– Housing in a BU apartment-style dorm
– Travel & lodging during the weekend of the October Undergraduate Research Symposium
Scholarship can be taken at: USA (Boston University)
Eligibility: Requirements for application are as follows:
-US Citizen or Permanent Resident
-Cumulative GPA of 3.0 or above
Nationality: Fellowship is open for US citizens.
College Admission Requirement
Entrance Requirement: Applicants must have Cumulative GPA of 3.0 or above for this fellowship program.
Supporting Material: Two letters of recommendation are required as part of SURF application and official transcripts.
How to Apply: The mode of applying is online.
Application Deadline: The application deadline for 2016 SURF program is February 18, 2016.