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SURO Program -- Applying

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Requirements for acceptance into the SURO program:

  • Undergraduate student at an accredited 4-year college or university.
  • Students must demonstrate a clear desire to pursue chemistry research.
  • Must have completed at least one year of undergraduate chemistry.
  • Will not be graduating in the spring that precedes the program. 

Application instructions:

  • Complete an application form.
  • Arrange to have two letters of recommendation sent on your behalf from faculty members who are familiar with your recent experience in chemistry.
  • Applications and letters of reference should be emailed to the SURO Office.
  • Applications must be received by March 1, 2022. Applicants will be notified of the decision starting April 1, 2022.

The summer program will run from Monday, June 6, 2022 to Friday, August 5, 2022.

Participants receive a $5,000 stipend.

For additional information, please send us an email here.  

The program coordinators are:

Prof. Amanda Frossard and Prof. Brandon Rotavera.


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Assistant to the Department Head: Donna Spotts, 706-542-1919 

Main office phone: 706-542-1919 

Fax: 706-542-9454

Head of the Department: Prof. I. Jonathan Amster