SUMMER CANCER RESEARCH PROGRAM
NOW ACCEPTING APPLICATIONS
The University of Texas at Austin Department of Biomedical Engineering Summer Research Experience for Undergraduates (REU) is now accepting applications for the 2019 summer cancer research program. Dates are May 31 through August 9, 2019.
DEADLINE: FEBRUARY 1, 2019
The BME Community of Undergraduate Research Scholars for Cancer program, or BME CUReS Cancer, is an innovative REU partnering with Texas based-philanthropic organization Texas 4000. Texas 4000’s mission is to cultivate student leaders and engage communities in the fight against cancer. The summer scholars will work on projects with a team of faculty mentors that address key challenges in cancer research.
The BME CUReS Cancer Scholars are supported by a stipend of $5000 for the 10-week period as well as on-campus housing and meals. Scholars will attend the 2019 Annual Meeting of the Biomedical Engineering Society will receive funding to support their travel and presentation of their summer research in October 2019.