How To Apply

The 2024 online application will open on November 1, 2023. The application deadline is February 1, 2024.

2024 application

Please note that, along with your personal information, the online application will ask you to provide the following items:

  1. Essay questions: Describe your career goals and motivation for wanting to obtain research experience. Be sure to include the area(s) of research interest or the faculty member with whom you would like to work with during the program.
  2. Resume: A current copy of your resume.
  3. References: One letter of recommendation is required.
  4. Grade Reports: Will be requested (does not need to be an official transcript) for completion of the online application.

Deadline: February 1, 2024, at 5:00 PM EST

If you would like to apply for a UC SURF program, a separate application portal can be found here.