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U.S. Department of Homeland Security (DHS) Summer Research Team Program for Minority Serving Institutions


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Academic Level:
Undergraduates - First Year
Undergraduates - Sophomore
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Undergraduates - Senior
Post-Baccalaureate
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Graduate Students (PhD)
Faculty & Administrators

Note: this opportunity encourages applications from community college students.

Description:
Apply for the U.S. Department of Homeland Security (DHS) Summer Research Team Program for Minority Serving Institutions

Faculty receive a $1,200 weekly stipend and are encouraged to apply for up to $50,000 in follow-on funding at the end of their appointment.

Graduate students receive a $700 weekly stipend.

Undergraduate students receive a $600 weekly stipend.

All participants may be eligible to receive housing and travel allowances.

10-week research experiences are offered at university-based DHS Centers of Excellence (DHS Centers).

Areas of research: Engineering, computer science, mathematics, physics, chemistry, biological / life sciences, environmental science, emergency and incident management, social sciences, and more. Additional information regarding DHS Areas of Research may be found on the program website.

U.S. citizenship required.

DHS has partnered with the Oak Ridge Institute for Science and Education (ORISE) to manage the program. For questions please email Lucas Reigelsperger at dhsed@orau.org.
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Participating Institution(s):
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Oak Ridge Institute for Science and Education (Lead)
U.S. Department of Homeland Security (Lead)

Program Materials:
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This Program can be Described by:
Academic Disciplines:
Agricultural Engineering
Biology
Computer & Electrical Engineering
Computer Sciences
Mathematics
Natural Resources
Physics
Sustainability
Transportation Systems

Keywords:
STEM Education

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This program is funded by:
U.S. Dept. of Defense


Page last updated 4/18/2019
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