INSAIT Undergraduate Summer Research Fellowship 2023 (fully funded travel + 1500 EUR monthly)

The Undergraduate Summer Research Fellowship program offers the opportunity to highly motivated undergraduate students from around the world to engage in research activities in the summer under the mentorship of faculty and researchers at INSAIT. The program is modeled after the top successful summer research programs at MIT, Caltech, and ETH Zurich.

Duration

The program is 8-10 weeks long with the exact duration of the summer project decided between the student and their mentor. In order for students to optimally benefit from the program we do not allow summer projects to be carried out remotely. Students are expected to be present at the institute in Sofia, Bulgaria for a minimum of 8 (max 10) weeks during the summer. 

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Stipend

Selected students will receive a monthly stipend of 1500 EUR to cover their living & accommodation expenses. The accommodation for the students will be arranged for and the cost will be deducted from their stipend. We also provide travel support for selected candidates.

Who can apply

The Undergraduate Summer Research Fellowship program offers the opportunity to highly motivated undergraduate students from around the world to engage in research activities under the mentorship of a faculty from INSAIT. The program is 8-10 weeks long and selected students will receive a monthly stipend of 1500 euros to cover their living & accommodation expenses. Students will also be provided with accommodation conveniently located near the institute. In order for students to optimally benefit from the program we don’t allow summer projects to be carried out remotely. Students are expected to be present at the institute for a minimum of 8 (max 10) weeks during the summer.

Position requirements

Undergraduate students enrolled in any accredited university who are in their sophomore, junior, or senior (2,3,4) year are eligible to apply. The students should be enrolled in a STEM major such as math, physics, computer science, or engineering. To be eligible, applicants should also have a minimum GPA of 3.5 (out of 4.0) or the equivalent in the corresponding grading system. We strongly encourage applications from communities generally underrepresented in STEM.

How To Apply?

Applicants need to submit their application materials before the deadline via our online platform. Your application should include:

  • A current CV (in pdf format)
  • An unofficial transcript from your university (in pdf format)
  • A one-page motivation letter (in pdf format)
    Please, state (1) Why you are interested in our summer research program, (2) two research areas at INSAIT that you are interested in, (3) whether you have prior research experience

Visit the official link to apply here

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