CISTAR Research Experience & Mentoring Program Applications

 

 

Research Experience & Mentoring Program (REM) - Research Experiences for Undergraduates (REU)

The Research Experience and Mentoring Program (REM) is a unique opportunity for NSBE SEEK mentors that allow participants to also work on relevant research focused catalysis, separations, and process design research while serving as a mentor in a six-week research program at Purdue University. 

Program dates for REM-REU: May 20-July 3 

Application Deadline: March 1, 2019

Stipend: $4,000. Some additional funding available for housing and travel. 

Application Requirements:

  • Online Application
  • One-page resume.
  • Official or unofficial transcript.
  • Letter of interest indicating an understanding of the CISTAR mission and system, and your future goals; you should link how past experiences and this research opportunity would help you obtain those goals.
  • The name and e-mail address of at least two professors, faculty members, or other individuals who can vouch for your academic merits and has agreed to provide a recommendation.

For questions, please contact Assistant Director for Education, Maeve Drummond, maeve@purdue.edu, 765-494-2254

 

Research Experience & Mentoring Program (REM) - Research Experiences for Teachers (RET)

The Research Experience and Mentoring Program (REM) is a unique opportunity for NSBE SEEK mentors that allow mentors to also participate in relevant research focused catalysis, separations, and process design research while serving as a mentor-educator in a six-week research program at Purdue University. 

Program dates for REM-RET: May 28 - July 3

Application Deadline: March 1, 2019

Stipend: $6,000. Some additional funding available for housing and travel. 

APPLICATION MATERIALS: 

  • Online Application
  • Resume
  • Essay describing why you are interested in participating in the CISTAR RET program and how might use what you learn from the program in your classroom next year,
  • Letter of support from your Principal or other Senior Administrator