The Young Scholars Summer Research Program is a 10-week research program for undergraduates hosted by the Department of Chemical and Biological Engineering at CU Boulder.
This highly selective program helps students prepare for graduate school and a career in research through intensive practice and professional development. The program is open to undergraduate students nationwide majoring in chemical and/or biological engineering and related fields.
Participants will collaborate with top faculty on projects including biotechnology, materials and renewable energy and will also benefit from:
Applications for the 2020 program are due on February 14, 2020.
Questions? Contact Professor Tim Whitehead at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Frequently Asked Questions
Although research in our department spans many diverse fields, there is a particular emphasis on research in biological engineering, functional materials and renewable energy. You may conduct research in one of these areas:
To apply, please fill out the application form on the right of this webpage by February 14, 2020 by including the following information in a single PDF:
Applicants should also provide one letter of recommendation from an academic/professional reference (not a peer or personal reference), sent by February 14, 2020 to Dominique de Vangel at email@example.com, subject line: Summer Research Program).
Admission to the program will be granted on a rolling basis until all spots are filled. Students selected will be notified no later than mid-April.