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Smart REU Program

Smart Polymer Composite Materials & Structures

A Research Experience for Undergraduates

Smart Polymer Composite Materials and Structures is a Research Experience for Undergraduates (REU) program. Faculty from the departments of chemistry, mechanical engineering, and architecture will mentor students. Students will participate in research projects, professional development, research facility tours, and have opportunities to present their research. We especially seek applications from women and groups traditionally historically underrepresented in STEM disciplines.

Requirements Benefits
U.S. citizen/permanent resident $6,000 stipend
Enrolled in an undergraduate program at a two- or four-year institution On-campus housing
Cumulative GPA of at least 3.00 Travel reimbursement and dining card
Desire to pursue a career in research and/or graduate school in your major Summer conference opportunities

Important Dates

  • November 15, 2021
    Application Open
  • February 15, 2022 
    Application Deadline
  • May 23 - July 30, 2022 
    Program Dates (tentative) 

Contact

Kristen S. Williams, Ph.D.
Louisiana State University
Office of Strategic Initiatives
210 Hatcher Hall
kwilliams9@lsu.edu
225-578-3782

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