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Repperger Research Intern Program

The Repperger Research Intern Program is a 10-week educational experience, providing research opportunities for students at one of three Air Force research facilities under the mentorship of an Air Force scientist. The program posthumously honors Dr. Daniel W. Repperger, who mentored many young people during his 35-year research career with the Air Force Research Laboratory (AFRL).

Program Details

Duration: June 7 – August 13, 2021 

Eligibility

  • Citizenship: U.S. Citizen Only
  • Degree: Currently pursuing an Associate's Degree, Bachelor's Degree, Master's Degree, or Doctoral Degree.
  • Overall GPA: 2.50

Apply Online by February 15, 2021, at 8 a.m. ET

  • Transcripts - Unofficial transcripts may be submitted. Transcripts must include name of the academic institution, name of the student, completed coursework and grades through Summer 2020 and courses in progress/completed during Fall 2020.
  • A current resume/Curriculum Vitae
  • Two academic recommendations completed by either faculty adviser or school faculty received by February 19, 2021, 8:00 a.m. EST.

Posted: 01/11/2021

Undergraduate Summer Fellowship Program

The Undergraduate Summer Fellowship Program in Interdisciplinary Mind and Brain Studies at Penn is a full-time, 10-week research experience. Admitted students will be awarded a $4500 salary stipend for research work with a Penn faculty mentor. The first week of the program will include workshop-style sessions with faculty as well as a short training course in programming, and weekly lunches will bring program participants together for research discussions, professional development, and faculty seminars throughout the summer.  

Program Details

Duration: June 7 – August 14, 2021 

Eligibility and Requirements

On our program application, we ask applicants to select their top three choices of mentor from the list of participating faculty at the bottom of this page. We also require a resume, unofficial transcript, and short personal statement; non-Penn student applicants are also required to request 2 letters of recommendation to be sent to us directly from their referees, if they are selected for first-round review. Applicants should have completed their sophomore or junior years, with consideration also given to exceptionally well-qualified freshmen. Graduating seniors are not eligible for the summer fellowship. 

For more information, and to apply, please visit our website: https://mindcore.sas.upenn.edu/research/summer/

The deadline for applications is January 31, 2021.

Questions? Please email us at: imbsummerfellows@sas.upenn.edu

Posted: 01/11/2021