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NNIN REU - UW
|Primary Institution:||University of Washtington|
|Affiliation:||National Nanotechnology Infrastructure Network|
|Job Duration:||10 weeks|
|Class Requirement:||Completed Freshman Year
|Citizenship Requirement:||U.S. Citizen or U.S. Permanent Legal Resident
Interdisciplinary Physics: Biological Physics; Quantum Information; Etc.
biology & materials sciences
|Description:||The Center for Nanotechnology (CNT) University of Washington (UW) hosts a Research Experience for Undergraduates (REU) program through the National Nanotecnology Infrastructure Network (NNIN) June 13 - August 19, 2011. Students with broad interests in nanoscale science, technology, and/or engineering are encouraged to apply.
Participants in this ten-week program will engage in hands-on scientific research with broad applications – e.g., bio-engineering, chemistry, electronics, life sciences, optics, physics, optoelectronics, and materials science. Interns will work closely with CNT graduate students, postdoctoral fellows, and technical staff on research projects designed and supervised by faculty members, and will write up and present their research.
Participants will receive a $4,000 stipend, plus housing; travel expenses to and from the UW may be covered for non-local students. Interns will be responsible for their own meals.
Participants must be citizens or permanent residents of the United States or its possessions and enrolled in a degree program leading to a baccalaureate or associate degree; students transferring from one college or university to another may participate. Students who have received their bachelor's degrees are not eligible. Minority and female candidates are encouraged to apply.
|Additional Information:||APPLICATION DEADLINES
FEBRUARY 9TH, 2011 (online)
FEBRUARY 16th, (paper receipt)
The online application for the 2011 NNIN REU Program is now available at http://www.reu.nnin.org/ and the full information for the program itself is at http://www.nnin.org/nnin_2011reu.html.
APPLICATION MATERIALS DEADLINE:
NOTE: There are TWO deadlines; one for application components submitted online (Feb. 9th) and one for components submitted in paper (Feb. 16th). However, ALL materials, no matter how they are submitted, must be RECEIVED by Wednesday, February 16th, 2011.
AWARD PROCESS BEGINS:
Thursday, March 10th, 2011 (via email)
Find the complete application information at http://www.reu.nnin.org/
Research/Internship Opportunity Contact Information
University of Washington
Seattle, WA 98195