SPIRE Summer Undergraduate Research Program 2017
Undergraduate students from SPIRE's partner institutions are invited to apply for our summer research program. Students will engage in hands-on authentic research projects mentored by SPIRE scholars at UNC Chapel Hill. The program runs May 21-July 28, 2017. Students will also participate in weekly professional development sessions, a journal club, a GRE preparation course, and social activities in conjunction with other summer research programs on campus. The experience will conclude with a Research Symposium at the end of July. Students need to be available for the entire summer program to participate.
On campus accommodations will be provided. Limited funding may be available for stipends.
Applicants need to submit all application materials no later than
March 8, 2017 to be considered for this opportunity.
An application consists of:
1) Completed application form found here.
2) Personal Statement
3) Two (2) letters of recommendation
4) Academic Transcript (unofficial is acceptable)
to (email preferred):
Brian Rybarczyk, Ph.D.
SPIRE Summer Research Program Coordinator
University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
211A West Cameron Ave.
Chapel Hill, NC 27599