CASPER Summers – Research Experience for Undergraduates (REU) Program CASPER's NSF REU Program offers outstanding undergraduates an opportunity for active research participation with Baylor University faculty in the Center for Astrophysics, Space Physics & Engineering Research or the Baylor University Physics Department.
Department of Physics
Brief descriptions of the research areas listed can be found on the Fellows Research Areas page.
Eligibility and Selection Criteria
Any college undergraduate who has completed their freshman year and who is interested
in pursuing a career in the physical sciences is eligible. (A limited number of international/non-US
slots are also available through non-NSF funding.)
Application Process Applications are currently being accepted for the summer of 2014. In order to receive full consideration, interested applicants are advised to complete their application no later than February 24, 2014. Submitted applications must include a completed application form, contact information for at least three referees for letters of reference and an official transcript before they will be considered. (Transcripts can be mailed to either address given below.) Awardees will be notified by email of their acceptance into the program and must acknowledge receipt of this email no later than five days from the date it is sent. For final confirmation of appointment, successful applicants must sign a letter of acceptance (or rejection) of the offer to participate within one (1) week of their receipt of the email notification.
Dr. Truell W. Hyde, Director
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