Summer Scholar Application System

Don't know what program to apply for?

We have a .PDF for that! If you are unsure of what program your field falls under, please visit the below link to a .PDF file that will help you determine what program you should apply for.

Program Finder: CLICK HERE

**Please not that you may only apply to ONE (1) program. However, all application will be review to ensure that they are matched with the most appropriate program.



Deadlines for Application

As of 5:00 on March 4, the Summer Scholars Application is now closed.  If you have any questions please contact Lauren Barsky, Associate Director of the Undergraduate Research Program at 

The deadline to apply is March 4th, 2014 by 5 PM EST.

Once you submit your application, you will have the opportunity until the March 3rd deadline to log into the system and verify your application was submitted. 



Materials to Have Before Applying

  • A written application.
  • Letter(s) of support from Faculty Sponsor
  • No need for transcript! - Office of Undergraduate Research will obtain this.



Where do I go from here?

Now that you know what program to apply for, please view the individual application pages for your respective program (Arts & Humanities and Social Sciences, Life Sciences, or Science & Engineering).

You can find this pages by expanding the drop down box under Summer Scholars and then Apply Here OR follow the below links:

Arts & Humanities and Social Sciences

Life Sciences

Science and Engineering


Links to applications for Summer Scholar Programs are closed until the application system opens mid-January 2014.

Please Note: We review all submissions for completeness and will be in contact with you or your faculty member if additional materials are needed.



Faculty Members

If you would like to submit your Letter of Support via webform, please follow the link provided below.

Click here for Letter of Support submission!