LBRN Summer Research Program


Applications

Deadline is February 10, 2017


Note carefully the Application requirements. If these requirements are not met, the application is considered incomplete.


2017 Summer Research Pre-Application (click here)

The application process form INCLUDES all documentation and submissions from within the online application forms - the pre-application form must be completed in order to receive an application form link via e-mail.

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Application Requirements

Faculty Completed Application Must include:

  1. A brief research proposal with:
    • Cover Page
    • Proposed Budget
    • Budget Justification
    • Research Plan
    • Biosketch (PI and Mentors)

  2. Collaboration agreement from prospective Mentor(s).

All documents will be submitted (uploaded) within the online Application Form. A copy of the instructions available here.
[2017 LBRN SRP Faculty Instructions.pdf]

Please note the remaining documents are available within the application. You can begin the process now and update at anytime until the deadline.

[Prospective Faculty mentor list] Mentors are Updating their information - check back frequently.
Graduate Completed Application Must include:

  1. Statement of Interest. Statement should include:
    • How this program will enhance your graduate research
    • What you plan to do with your science future

  2. Brief 1-2 page outline of your graduate research plan.

  3. Two letters of recommendation: one from a member of your graduate committee, one from your mentor(s) of the laboratory that you plan to work in (on department or college letterhead). In addition to addressing your potential for success in this project, the letters should also address the impact that this project will have on your these or dissertation research. The letters should be submitted by your committee member and mentor(s) via the application form link that will be provided when you begin the application. Please send them the link provided within the online application.

  4. An official copy of your current college or university transcript–to be sent by your college directly to (best to request one after you receive your Fall/Winter semester final grades and that it shows your courses for the Spring semester) **OR** submit an unofficial copy (PDF or JPEG) of your current college transcript.

All documents will be submitted (uploaded) within the online Application Form. A copy of the instructions will be available here.
[2017 LBRN SRP GS Instructions.pdf].

Please note the remaining documents are available within the form. You can begin the process now and update at anytime until the deadline.

[Prospective Graduate mentor list] Mentors are Updating their information - check back frequently.
Undergraduate Completed Application Must include:

  1. Statement of Interest. A 500 word statement should include:
    • Why you should be chosen for this program
    • What life experiences you have had that could contribute to a laboratory group
    • What you plan to do with your science future

  2. Three letters of recommendation from college or university faculty members, two of whom are in science (on department or college letterhead), which should be submitted via the application form link that will be provided when you begin the application by the faculty members. Please send them the link provided within the online application.

  3. An official copy of your current college or university transcript–to be sent by your college (best to request one after you receive your Fall/Winter semester final grades and so that it shows your courses for the Spring semester) **OR** upload an unofficial copy (PDF preferred) of your current college transcript.

  4. All documents will be submitted (uploaded) within the online Application.
[Prospective Undergraduate mentor list] Mentors are Updating their information - check back frequently.