Stipend, Housing and Travel Assistance
Each REU Participant will receive:
- A stipend of $6,000 for the 10 week REU program paid in two installments.
- Paid apartment style housing on the University of Florida campus
- A meal supplement of $800 paid at the beginning of the summer.
- Up to $750 to cover costs for the REU Participant to travel to/from their home institution.
- Up to $200 to offset materials and supplies costs for the REU Participant to conduct research.
Training and Experience
Each REU Participant will participate in:
- Workshops that build research skills and explain research best practices.
- Relevant training on laboratory safety, high performance computing, etc.
- Workshops on effective technical writing and oral communication.
- Informational seminars on fellowships and other post graduate opportunities.