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Application Process

ATTENTION: BUCKEYE REU will NOT run during Summer 2020. Our Biomedical Department and labs will be moving to a new facility this summer; therefore we are unable to host students. We hope you will consider applying next year for Summer 2021.

Application Timeline

  • February 15: Application Deadline
  • February 17 - March 6: Application Review and Application Interviews
  • March 9: Acceptance Notifications
  • April 3: Student Commitment Deadline

BUCKEYE REU Eligibility Criteria

  • U.S. citizen, national or permanent resident (preference will be given to URMs)
  • Sophomores, juniors or seniors enrolled in 4-year colleges or universities in the U.S.
  • Minimum 3.0 grade point average
  • STEM major
  • Interest in BMMB research projects as reflected in their application materials

Application Requirements

  • Completed Application (online)
  • Statement of Research
  • Undergraduate Transcript
  • Two Letters of Recommendation
  • Personal Statement addressing the prompt: “Why are you interested in participating in the BUCKEYE REU SITE program?”