The Cary Institute’s Research Experiences for Undergraduates (REU) program has provides 8-12 students each year with a summer opportunity to conduct cutting edge research in ecology. The program aims to train a new generation of environmental scientists who are both prepared and motivated to translate ecological science to the public. Participants develop skills in research, communication, teaching, and consideration of the application of these skills to policy. Participants receive a stipend, housing, and food allowance.
Applicants must be currently enrolled undergraduates who are U.S. citizens or permanent residents.