Research Experiences for Undergraduates
Applying to SPMC's REU Program
2013 Program Dates: June 25, 2013 – August 23, 2013
How to Apply
Applicants must be citizens or permanent residents of the United States and its possessions and must be enrolled in a degree program leading to a bachelor's degree. Students between their junior and senior years will receive preference; students who will have received their degree prior to August 23, 2013 are not eligible.
Applicants are required to submit a letter describing their general background and interests in pursuing a research experience, undergraduate transcripts, and one letter of reference from an individual familiar with the student's academic performance by February 15, 2013.
Application materials may be submitted:
Dr. Stephen D. Sulkin, Director
Shannon Point Marine Center
1900 Shannon Point Road
Anacortes, WA 98221; or
(360) 293-1083; or
*IMPORTANT: The application form works best from a desktop or laptop, not a tablet or smartphone. Download the form to the desktop/laptop before completing.
Funding for this REU site is provide by the National Science Foundation’s Division of Ocean Science's located in Arlington, VA. The NSF contact for this program is Lisa Rom, elrom at NSF.gov or 703-292-7709. NSF does not handle REU applications; please contact each REU site directly for application information.
All students who are offered a position at this REU Site have until March 15th or later to accept or reject the offer. Any student who is asked to accept or reject an offer prior to March 15th should contact the National Science Foundation.
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