Internship Application 2020

OUR 2020 SUMMER PROGRAM IS PENDING RENEWAL BY THE NATIONAL SCIENCE FOUNDATION. To apply for this program please fill out the information below. 

Applicants will be selected and evaluated on the basis of interest, academic performance including GPA, provided essays, and/or recommendations from professionals. Mentors will rank the students based on their evaluation, perceived enthusiasm, and interest in the preferred projects.

The application window will close Feb 15, 2020. Chosen candidates will receive offer letters via email. An acceptance email from chosen candidates should be sent back to our program manager (email: within 3 days from the offer to ensure you a place in the program.

Please enter all required fields and click on submit. If you need assistance filling out this application please contact Ana Galiano by phone @ (502)852-1568 or email:

For a list and full descriptions of current projects for summer 2020 please click here

Date of Birth  
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Are you a US Permanent Resident or US Citizen?   Only US Citizens and or permanent residents are eligible for this program

Are you a first generation college student?  

Do you have any previous research experience?  

I participated in a previous REU experience  

Choose 3 Projects   Choose 3 projects from the list below (descriptions can be found on the "Research Projects" tab of the website (open in new tab). Only one project will be assigned per participant.
Housing   This field is required to help us with housing placement. It will not influence the selection process.