Research/Internship Opportunity Detail Page
Nanosystems Chemistry and Engineering Research (NanoCER)
|Primary Institution:||University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA)|
|Affiliation:||Summer Research Program for Undergraduates|
|Job Duration:||10 weeks|
|Class Requirement:||Completed Junior Year
Chemistry and Material Science
|Description:||The Nanosystems Chemistry and Engineering Research (NanoCER) program is a Research Experience for Undergraduates (REU) site sponsored by the National Science Foundation (NSF). Undergraduates interested in chemistry and engineering will learn how to be scientists and engineers by participating in teams that develop new materials, devices and applications of nanotechnology. The 10-week summer program includes: weekly stipend, on-campus housing, workshops and seminars. Participants will have access to and be trained in the use of sophisticated instrumentation and fabrication facilities.
Application Deadline: Friday, February 15, 2008
NanoCER 10-Week Program
June 22 to August 29, 2008
To apply, participants must:
Students must apply separately to BOTH the REU-NanoCER and SPUR programs. See the How to Apply for NanoCER page for more information
Have a GPA of 3.0 or greater.
Have completed their junior year.
Clearly articulate an interest in nanotechnology in their personal statement.
NanoCER strives to increase the number of students from underrepresented groups who continue on to doctoral study in science and engineering. Women, African-American, Chicano(a)/Latino(a), American Indian, and Pacific Islander students are encouraged to apply.
Research/Internship Opportunity Contact Information
570 Westwood Plaza
Building 114, MC 722710 Los Angeles, CA 90095
Los Angeles, CA 90025