The application for REU Site 2018 is now open.

Eligibility Requirements

  1. Undergraduate students majoring in a science or engineering discipline. High school graduates who have been accepted at an undergraduate institution but who have not yet started their undergraduate study are also eligible to participate.
  2. Students must be U.S. Citizen or permanent resident.
  3. Students should have a minimum of 3.25 GPA.

Application Deadline: Feb 23rd, 2018.

Please apply by filling in the below form. Also do not forget to upload the following attachments as a single pdf file at the end of your application. Do not email them to Drs. Akkaya or Uluagac.

  1. A one page statement of interest that describes why the applicant is interested in the REU program, why he/she can be an exceptional candidate, the career goals and research interests. Please also include 1 or 2 potential projects you would like to work from projects
  2. A two-page resume
  3. Names and contact information of three references
  4. List of related courses taken and grades received (transcript)

Selections will be based on a combination of research interests, academic qualifications, and faculty recommendations.

<!-Although it is not mandatory, interested students are strongly encouraged to contact the faculty mentor listed on the link to get more information about the possible research project topics.->

For questions and further info please contact the FIU SST-REU site coordinators:

Dr. Kemal Akkaya:
Dr. A. Selcuk Uluagac: