Bridge to the Doctorate Fellowship Program at PVAMU

🌟 Join us this Friday, February 16th at 2pm for the BTD Fellowship Information Session at Prairie View A&M University!📚

Whether you’re eager to explore opportunities or simply curious about what’s next, come discover how this fellowship can shape your future. Don’t miss out – mark your calendars and join the conversation!  #BTDfellowship  #PVAMU #FutureLeaders

NOBCChE at Prairie View A&M University


NOBCChE at Prairie View A&M University event on February 9th from 5 to 6 pm.

This event will allow you to meet the executives from the national board of NOBCChE while having food, games, and prizes.

RSVP code, due by February 2nd.

The Clarkson McNair Scholars Program

The Clarkson McNair Scholars Program (located in beautiful Northern New York) offers a 10-week summer research program with a stipend, plus a room and board package totaling more than $5,500.

Other benefits of the McNair Program include workshops designed to explore the graduate school application process, GRE prep classes, graduate school visits, faculty and peer mentoring and opportunities to present your research locally and at national conferences. Our goal is to help students successfully pursue a graduate degree. The estimated value of this program can total over $7,000 per student!


Dates of this years program is May 20 – July 26 2024


McNair Application Requirements:

· strong interest in pursuing a doctoral degree

· sophomore or junior undergraduate in a science or engineering discipline at the time of application

· matriculated student pursuing a baccalaureate degree at an institution of higher education

· cumulative grade-point average of 2.8 or higher

· U.S citizen or permanent U.S. resident or in the U.S for other than a temporary purpose (must provide evidence from the Immigration and Naturalization Service of intent to become a permanent resident)

· first-generation college student from a low-income background or underrepresented group (African American, Native American, Hispanic American)

· live in Potsdam, N.Y., for the duration of the summer program and submit a complete application packet postmarked by the deadline date

Applications close Jan 31 2024


For more information look here or email Deb ~

REU in RNA at University at Albany, SUNY

The University at Albany Research Experiences for Undergraduates (REU) in RNA is accepting applications.

Benefits include:

  • $6,000 stipend,
  • On-campus housing,
  • $1,500 meal plan allowance, and
  • $750 in travel support.

We are looking for students who are:

  • U.S. citizen or permanent resident,
  • Rising junior or senior (will be a junior or senior as of Fall 2024),
  • Majoring in biology, chemistry, physics, or other similar science and engineering majors.

To apply, students:

  • Complete a short online application, and
  • Submit two letters of recommendation.

The application can be found on our website at Please encourage your students to apply. Applications are due by January 15, 2024.

2024 REU in RNA Brochure

2023 Summer REU Program:  May 31 – July 29

2023 Summer REU Program:  May 31 – July 29


Preparing RF Engineers for Communication, Imaging and Sensing (PRECISE) is a paid summer internship program for undergraduate students jointly supported by the National Science Foundation (NSF) and the Department of Defense at the Florid International University, Miami, FL.


Radio frequency (RF) technologies in microwave, millimeter-wave and terahertz frequency bands has ubiquitous presence in modern electronics. Wireless communication has enabled game-changing technology through LTE and 5G campaign, which is ultimately responsible for modern internet, big-data and cloud computing boom. Smart electronics, Internet of Things (IoT), wearable technology, all critically rely on continuous innovations in this area. PRECISE REU site provides research experience to undergraduate students through summer research projects mentored by faculty participants at FIU. The program also includes research seminars given by our faculty and researchers and engineers from our industrial partners as well as professional development activities to help students acquire critical soft skills and to help in graduate school applications.


What are the benefits?

·        $4500 research stipend.

·        Round-trip travel stipend of up to $500 (For students living outside of the Miami area)*

·        Full support for housing at FIU dorms and meals

·        Professional development programs*


Who is eligible?

·        Students must be a U.S. Citizen or Permanent Residents

·        Women, members of under-represented minority populations, and students from institutions that do not have strong STEM research programs are encouraged to apply.

·        Applicants must be in good academic standing

·        Have completed at least two semesters of college

·        Participants may NOT take courses during the summer program

Research Areas

Students may apply for research opportunities in any of the following STEM disciplines: Applied Mathematics, Computer Science, Engineering (Aerospace, Biomedical, Chemical, Civil, Computer, Electrical,  Mechanical), Information Sciences, Mathematics, Physics, Statistics, Systems Science.


Application Deadline: February 12, 2023
Notification of Acceptance: March 15, 2023