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Research Experience for Undergraduates

Research Experience for Undergraduates 
in Nanomaterials, Nanomechanics, and Leadership Training in Engineering 




Application Checklist:

Submit all items to

  1. All college transcripts (unofficial transcripts permitted)
  2. Two Recommendation Letters (each letter must accompany a recommendation form)
  3. Personal Statement: one page (maximum) describing your interest in the program and how your participation will help advance career goals

Deadline for Full Consideration: February 20th, 2015

Announcement of Awards: March 20th, 2015

Detailed Project Descriptions

The REU Internship in the Department of Mechanical Engineering at the University of Arkansas Offers:

  • $5,000 Stipend
  • Travel Allowance & Food Allowance
  • Room and Board
  • Professional Development Workshops & Ethics Course
  • GRE Preparation
  • Social Events & Activities, including weekly outings

 Eligibility Requirements:

  • U.S. Citizen or Permanent Resident
  • Minimum 3.25 GPA
  • Mechanical, Materials, Mechanics or Aerospace
  • Must Graduate After September, 2015

For More Details, Contact:

Dr. Uche Wejinya Director, REU Program

Phone: 479-575-4800


Why Choose the UofA?





Funded by 


 Sponsored by




National Science Foundation 


 Department of Mechanical Engineering