NSF Research Experience for Undergraduates Award

Apply to participate in Interdisciplinary Research in Environmental Signal Transduction. Application deadline is March 23, 2015.

The 2015 summer program is tentatively scheduled for June 1 through Aug. 7, pending renewal of funding.

This research experience includes:

  • Participation in a research project
  • Presentation/discussion series on the process of science
  • Considerations of scientific ethics and integrity
  • Research seminars and career oriented discussions

How do I apply?

  • Be a sophomore or junior with at least 20 hours of sciences courses taken
  • Have a minimum GPA of 2.75
  • Be a U.S. citizen or permanent resident

What will I receive?

  • A stipend of $5,000
  • Free on-campus housing with meal plan
  • Discretionary travel subsidy

What are the program dates?

  • Begins June 1, 2015
  • Ends Aug. 7, 2015

Submit your application to:
Research Experiences for Undergraduates
Western Michigan University
Department of Chemistry
1903 W Michigan Ave
Kalamazoo MI 49008-5413

Or drop off at 3425 Wood Hall

How do I get more information?
Email: john.spitsbergen@wmich.edu or coas-reu@wmich.edu
Phone: (269) 387-2853

Principal investigators:


Sponsors National Science Foundation WMU College of Arts and Sciences Graduate College Honors College Environmental Institute

3425 Wood Hall
Western Michigan University
Kalamazoo MI 49008-5413 USA
(269) 387-4350