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Historically Black Colleges and Universities Research Experiences for Undergraduates Program


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Academic Level:
For most summer research programs, this is your upcoming status as of the fall. Always check with the individual program's website for details.

Undergraduates - Sophomore
Undergraduates - Junior
Undergraduates - Senior

Description:
UCB-HBCU REU is a 9-week summer residential program that offers sophomores, juniors, and seniors in Bachelor of Science or Engineering programs the opportunity to conduct research in the laboratories of electrical engineering faculty. Participants of this competitive merit-based program undertake cutting edge electrical engineering, material science, physics and chemistry research projects. They also have access to enrichment activities including seminars, field trips, as well as one-on-one advice regarding graduate school programs, the process to apply for fellowship, and a subsidized GRE prep course. After completion of the UCB HBCU summer internship, participants are given the option to continue their work at their home institutions, with funding provided by the program. Depending on the students level in school, they may also return to UC Berkeley to complete a second summer doing research.


Application Deadline: 11/30/2017
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Program Dates: 6/7/2018 - 8/11/2018

Participating Institution(s):
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University of California, Berkeley (Lead)

Program Materials:
 • Program Website 

This Program can be Described by:
Academic Disciplines:
Computer & Electrical Engineering
Materials Science & Engineering
Nanotechnology
Optics & Photonics

Keywords:
Electrical Engineering
Electrochemical Science & Engineering
Electromechanics
Energy Efficiency
Magnetic Materials
Nanomagnetics
Nanophotonics

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This program is funded by:
National Science Foundation (NSF)


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