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REU Site: Membrane Biochemistry and Bioinspired Synthesis


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Description:
The Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry at Worcester Polytechnic Institute in Massachusetts is hosting undergraduate students from around the country at an NSF sponsored Research Experience for Undergraduates Site. You will participate in projects ranging from membrane biochemistry to bio-inspired materials synthesis, all geared toward solving important problems in biology.

Students will receive a $5,000 stipend, a free WPI dormitory room in housing dedicated to participants in various WPI REU sites and a travel subsidy.

Throughout the summer various social events will be planned.

Please note: We are partnering with the three institutions listed, however, we Accept Applications from all institutions!


Application Deadline: 3/1/2018
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Program Dates: 5/28/2018 - 8/3/2018

Participating Institution(s):
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Worcester Polytechnic Institute (Lead)

Program Materials:
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This Program can be Described by:
Academic Disciplines:
Biochemistry
Cellular Biology
Chemistry

Keywords:
Biological & Synthetic Macromolecules
Biomaterials
Biophysics
Cellular & Molecular Imaging
Chemical Biology
Computational Chemistry
Lipids
Molecular Biophysics
Molecular Chemistry
Physical Chemistry

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


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