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Curry Summer Undergraduate Research Program--EP-ADS

Website: http://curry.virginia.edu/research/projects/surp

Deadline: 2013-12-03 (UVa Internal)

The Educational Psychology and Applied Developmental Science (EP-ADS) Summer Undergraduate Research Program (SURP) is an 8-week internship that will provide rising seniors with valuable research and professional development experience under the guidance of faculty in the EP-ADS Program at the Curry School of Education at the University of Virginia. This fully-funded internship program is designed to encourage students from groups traditionally underrepresented in the field of education research to consider careers in academic, policy, or research organizations. Interns will work on research focusing on schools, classrooms, and other youth settings as contexts critical to child and adolescent development. They will also participate in meetings and workshops, and attend a research conference.

Eligibility

Applicant must be a rising senior attending a four-year college or university. Applicants must have a 3.0 GPA or better to apply. Applicants need to be a citizen or permanent resident of the United States. UVa students interested in research at the Curry School of Education should contact Jen Mashburn at jmashburn@virginia.edu but are not eligible for this program.

Term

8 weeks from June - July.

Support

The program provides the following support: stipend of $3000 for the 8-week session; up to $250 for travel to and from Charlottesville; $500 towards meals; housing in a university residence hall; registration and travel to a research conference.

Application Process

Applications are available online at the above website.

Learn More

See above website.