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VPUE Summer Undergraduate Research Program Open for Applications

VPUE Summer Undergraduate Research Program Open for Applications

February 5, 2019

The Department of Civil & Environmental Engineering is pleased to invite applications for its 2019 undergraduate research program, through funding provided by Stanford’s Vice Provost for Undergraduate Education and the School of Engineering. The program supports full-time research appointments over the 2019 summer session.  The research awards will be based on a competitive application process.  Interested students should submit their application and statement of interest, following the guidelines given below, before Feb 20, 2019 at 5:00 pm.  Decisions regarding awards will be announced by Feb 28, 2019 via e-mail.

Research Theme:  The theme of the undergraduate research program is “Engineering for Sustainability”, which can be broadly interpreted within all program areas of civil & environmental engineering and related fields (e.g., architecture, earth sciences, etc.).

Support:  The 2019 summer program provides a full-time stipend of up to $7500 ($750 per week) for the 10 week summer session, plus $500 towards research project expenses. The stipend can be used in any way that the student chooses including room and board, or if the work is in a remote location, the stipend may be used to cover travel to that location and room and board there.

Click here to learn how to submit a VPUE Summer Undergraduate Research Program application.