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Summer Undergraduate Research Experience (SURE)

SURE: Summer Undergraduate Research Experience at USC

June 13 - August 5, 2016

   

Explore more SURE Photos on Flickr: SURE 2014, SURE 2015.

SURE 2015 Research Projects

(SURE 2016 Projects will be announced in October 2015)

Program Benefits:
- Participate in cutting-edge research with top USC faculty
- Receive $4500 stipend, university housing, and travel to and from Los Angeles
- Gain experience and tools to enhance your application to competitive PhD programs
- Explore the rich and diverse culture of Southern California during a two-month stay in Los Angeles while learning about the resources at USC
- Develop lasting friendships with fellow participants
- Receive an application fee waiver for future graduate study at USC

 
 Application Requirements:
- Sophomore or Junior-year undergraduate students who are citizens or permanent residents of the U.S. or Canadian citizens
- Interest in conducting research and pursuing a PhD program
- Strong academic background (GPA of 3.5 or higher is recommended) in the fields of engineering, math, or hard science
- Application requires transcripts, a resume, statement of purpose and 2 letters of recommendation
- Once you complete the general application form and upload your materials, you will be asked to select a specific research position (and faculty mentor) for which you would like be considered
 
 Application for SURE:
- Interest in conducting research and pursuing a PhD program
- Strong academic background (GPA of 3.5 or higher is recommended) in the fields of engineering, math of hard science
- 2016 SURE Application Deadline is February 3, 2015 (Application will open in fall 2015)
- Participants will be notified in early March 2016


Please complete the interest form to be notified when SURE 2016 application is open in fall 2015

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