The applications window for the Summer of 2023 will open on January 03, 2023.

Submit an Application


  • Must be a U.S. Citizen or permanent resident.

  • Current freshman, sophomore, or junior at four-year college.

Women and underrepresented minorities are strongly encouraged to apply.

Note: prior research experience is not required.


  • Curriculum vitae

  • A statement of purpose (why do you wish to participate in the REU?) and a statement of career goals.

  • Unofficial transcripts.

  • Two letters of recommendation from instructors or supervisors who can comment on your academic record and/or your potential for research.