Summer Undergraduate Research

Annual Timeline

  • Mid-January – Faculty proposals for CURI Summer Research funding due. Faculty with outside-funded projects use the proposal form to post their project descriptions and criteria
  • January-February – CURI Faculty Advisory Panel reviews faculty proposals
  • Mid-February – CURI Faculty Advisory Panel meets to finalize project approval
  • Mid-February – Summer Research Project descriptions (both CURI-funded and grant-funded) posted to CURI website; student online application opens
    • STUDENT APPLICATION FORM FOR SUMMER UNDERGRADUATE RESEARCH
      • 2015 applications are not yet open
  • Mid-February – Summer Research Project descriptions (both CURI-funded and grant-funded) posted to CURI website; student online application opens
  • February 28 – Student applications for Summer Research Program positions due
  • Mid-March – Faculty finalize selections of student researchers for their projects, summer student researchers accept or decline the offered positions
  • Last Tuesday in May – Orientation and start of 10-week Summer Research Program

Additional Links for Students

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Brian Borovsky (Physics) and Doug Casson (Political Science) talk with Christophe Porot ’13 during a CURI event.