Promoting diversity in science

SURF Program @ Boston University

We are happy to be a part of the NSF-funded Summer Undergraduate Research Fellowship Program (SURF) at Boston University. This undergraduate research program is designed to provide access to graduate-level research experiences for rising juion- and senior-level undergraduates during the summer term. The program is open to non-BU students, and especially encourages students from minority groups traditionally underrepresented in the sciences. Contact the UROP office if you would like more information (; 617-353-2020).

Application deadline: February, 2015. Click the link above for more information on specific deadlines.


NSF REU: Fundamental Research in Biological Chemistry

Our lab is also part of the NSF Research Experience for Undergraduates program (REU) in Chemistry addressing Problems in Biology. This undergraduate research program is run through the Department of Chemistry at Boston University. Women and minorities are encouraged to apply. Click here for more information on applying to the program.

Application deadline: March 1, 2015.


Ford Foundation Fellowships


Recent Posts

  1. Colin’s paper on ectomycorrhizal and soil C responses to N deposition is published! Leave a reply
  2. Sasha wins Biogeoscience Travel Award Leave a reply
  3. Sasha wins MSA Graduate Fellowship! Leave a reply