Summer Engineering Fellowship Program | Washington University in St. Louis (INT:UNR)

SUMMER ENGINEERING FELLOWSHIP PROGRAM | WASHINGTON UNIVERSITY IN ST. LOUIS

POSITION DESCRIPTION:
As an engineering school, Washington University in St. Louis aspires to discover the unknown, educate students, and serve society. The Washington University Summer Engineering Fellowship (WUSEF) Program is designed to encourage exceptional students from diverse backgrounds to participate in engineering research. Fellows will enjoy a rewarding summer research experience at one of the top universities in the United States. From May 29 through July 27, each fellow will engage in an independent research project under the guidance of a faculty member in the School of Engineering and Applied Science. Projects will be in the general areas of mechanical engineering, electrical engineering, biomedical engineering, chemical engineering, computer science, and materials science. Benefits include research experience for undergraduate students, preparation for graduate school admissions tests, social networking activities with other undergraduate researchers, $5,000 stipend with free campus housing and travel to and from St. Louis ($120 per week food stipend), and public transportation passes for travel in St. Louis.

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Sophomore, junior, or senior continuing undergraduate studies in Fall 2018
  • Pursuing a major in engineering, mathematics, or physical and life science
  • Strong quantitative skills and interest in research
  • Students must be a citizen or non-citizen of the United States or an individual who has been lawfully admitted for permanent residence in the United States

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Summer Engineering Fellowship Program – Washington University in St. Louis (INT)

HOW TO APPLY:
Interested applicants should apply online. Applicants should complete the online application and submit it with the following required documents:

  • Personal statement (must include general interests, objectives for the summer, background, and preparation; one-page maximum)
  • Resume (two-page maximum)
  • Unofficial transcript
  • Two references (at least one of these must be from a faculty member at student’s current institution); each reference must complete a recommendation form