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Undergraduate Research Opportunities 2017-2018

06/20/ 2017

The Louis Stokes Alliance for Minority Participation (PR-LSAMP) announce its 2017-2018 scholarship opening for undergraduate research students in the fields of science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM).

Participation requirements:

  • create (if new) or update your account on our website:  http://prlsamp.rcse.upr.edu/index.php/e-registration
  • be a fulltime undergraduate student (12 or more credits per semester)
  • to have a concentration and GPS of 3.10 or higher
  • to submit a statement of purpose*
  • to submit an research title*
  • to submit an research summary*
  • official transcripts as of  second semester of 2017**
  • 2 recommendation letters (only for new applicants)**

 

* Statement of purpose, research title and summary are submitted when you register using the PR-LSAMP website.

**Official transcript and recommendation letters are to be sent to the following address:

Javier Figueroa

PR-LSAMP

Resource Center for Science & Engineering

PO Box 23334

San Juan, PR  00931-3334

Please apply to the research opportunity that the program provides by submitting all required documents by August 8th, 2017.  No applications will be accepted after the deadline.

Register here: http://prlsamp.rcse.upr.edu/index.php/e-registration

All awarded students will receive a stipend of $800.00 plus $200.00 for materials to be used in their laboratories per semester.