Application Deadline: 

Saturday, February 15, 2020

Interdisciplinary nanoscale research at the interface of biology, chemistry, physics, and engineering. Participants work on projects offered by more than 40 faculty participants from Vanderbilt's School of Engineering, College of Arts and Science and School of Medicine.

Program includes:

  • Hands-on research in state-of-the-art facilities located minutes from downtown Nashville
  • Poster session, awards banquet, field trips, social activities, outreach opportunities
  • Enrichment sessions, including how to apply to graduate school, mastering the GRE, how to apply for fellowships, presentation skills
  • Opportunity for travel awards to present summer work at a national conference


  • Undergraduate students majoring in science or engineering
  • U.S. citizen or permanent resident
  • Minorities, women and freshmen strongly encouraged to apply


  • $5,000 stipend
  • $400 travel allowance
  • Room and board


Application deadline February 15

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