The Conte Center for Computational Neuropsychiatric Genomics is offering a Research Experiences for Undergraduates (REU) program this summer. In addition, the Genes & Addiction NIDA Center for GWAS in Outbred Rats is offering a Research Experiences for High School and Undergraduate students (RHEU) program this summer. Both Centers seek qualified students for 2016 fellowships. Stipends are $4,000 (undergrad) and $2,000 (high school student) for ten-week projects at the University of Chicago, Northwestern University, University of California, San Diego, Harvard University, University of Michigan, University of Tennessee, University of Buffalo, and the Medical College of Wisconsin. At the conclusion of the program students will produce reports and present findings at a symposium.
The deadline to apply to the REU and REHU programs is February 8, 2016. Links to information and applications are at http://ratgenes.org/summer-2016-genes-and-addictive-behavior-rehu-program/