Stipend, Hours, & Academic Credit

Students invited to participate will receive a competitive stipend of $5,000. Research participants are expected to work full time for ten weeks. Travel expenses will be reimbursed up to $500.

Dormitory housing and meals will be fully covered. In order to receive various benefits (library, hospital, recreational), students must enroll in at least one hour of academic credit in CHEM 698, Undergraduate Research. One credit hour will be paid for by the program. Students are welcome to enroll in additional hours at their own expense.


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1997 REU Alumni, Tristan Lambert
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