The University of Nevada – Las Vegas (UNLV) REU Environmental Microbiology program is currently accepting applications. This NSF supported program provides students with an opportunity to perform independent research under the guidance of a faculty mentor. Participants receive a $5,000 stipend ($500 per week), travel subsidy and complimentary housing in a UNLV dormitory. Program dates are May 27 to Aug 1, 2014.
Browse through the program’s list of mentors and start the online application at: http://faculty.unlv.edu/microreu/.The application deadline is Friday, February 14, 2014. Note that a complete application includes a one-page career essay, transcripts and one letter of recommendation.
For additional information, contact kurt.regner[at]unlv.edu.