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Undergraduate Program: Research Opportunities: REU Program

REU Instructions

The application can now be completed online. Completed applications must be received by February 16, 2018. Award announcements will be made beginning March 16, 2018

Please submit the following:

  1. The online application form
  2. You will be required to upload a copy of your undergraduate transcript(s)
  3. You will be required to upload an essay of 1-2 pages that describes
    1. your interests in biology
    2. your career aspirations
    3. what you hope to gain from being a participant in the Tufts REU program
  4. You will need two letters of recommendation (Refer to the recommendation form section below), preferably from faculty who are familiar with your academic or other work related to biology. The two candidates that you select to complete your recommendation forms must complete the online form at the section below.

Recommendation Forms:

The Department of Biology at Tufts University is offering summer research opportunities for undergraduates. The program is funded by the National Science Foundation to provide opportunities for several students to do research in various fields of biological sciences.
Please complete the Request for Letter of Recommendation form
, and upload a recommendation letter by February 16, 2018.

If you have any questions, please contact us at REU@tufts.edu

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