Undergraduate Research and Fellowship Opportunities


Every Spring semester, the Chemistry Department offers undergraduate Chemistry students the opportunity to receive funding for summer research. In order to be eligible for these awards you must:


Be a declared Chemistry major.


Submit a research proposal sponsored by a faculty member of the Chemistry department.


Proposals that are approved may receive a stipend of between $2K and $4K, depending on quality and number of applications received.


The following websites are great resources for learning of additional awards and fellowships available to undergraduates.-


Penn's Center For Undergraduate Research and Fellowships (CURF)-  http://www.upenn.edu/curf.


American Chemical Society(ACS)- http://www.acs.org/content/acs/en/funding-and-awards.html

Department of Chemistry

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