The application window for the 2013 REU program is now closed.

To be complete, your application must include the following:

  1. 2013 REU Application:
  2. Copy of Transcripts for all Undergraduate Coursework (to be electronically uploaded with 2013 REU Application form)
  3. One Reference (to be requested by applicant, and submitted by reference)
    Reference Form is available at


Applicants must have completed at least two years of school work towards their Bachelor's degree in a scientific major relevant for Earth System Science. Preference will be given to students that have completed two years of school work. Applicants also must be continuing their undergraduate education working towards their degree in the Fall of 2013. Students from underrepresented groups and institutions with limited research opportunities are especially encouraged to apply. Applicants must be U.S. citizens or permanent residents of the U.S. and its possessions.

Important Dates

Application form available online November, 2013
Application deadline for all submitted materials February 1, 2013
Application notification target date March, 2013
Fellowship program begins June 24, 2013
Symposium with presentation of research results August 14, 2013
Fellowship program ends August 16, 2013