November 28, 2014

Biological Discovery in Woods Hole
Summer Opportunity for Undergraduate Research


Department of Education
7 MBL Street
Woods Hole MA 02543

Program Dates: June 17 – August 22, 2014

Application Deadline: March 15, 2014 | Online Application

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The Marine Biological Laboratory invites undergraduate students who are interested in pursuing careers in the life sciences to apply to the Biological Discovery in Woods Hole program. Faculty with expertise in molecular and cell biology, neurobiology & behavior, physiology, developmental biology, and evolutionary biology will guide ten highly motivated undergraduate students in this National Science Foundation – Research Experience for Undergraduates (NSF REU) program. Each undergraduate student will be placed in the laboratory of an MBL research scientist and fully participate in all laboratory exercises and activities. The program will provide a stipend of approximately $5000 to each student, and room and board for 10 weeks. For priority consideration, applications are due by March 15, 2014 and students will begin to be notified by the end of March, 2014. However, it is strongly encouraged to have applications submitted by March 1.

MBL Undergraduate Research Symposium Abstracts: (pdf format)

Videos of presentations given at MBL Undergraduate Research Symposium