TIO Fall/Spring Undergraduate Funding

TIO LogoDeadline to Apply: October 2, 2017

The Texas Institute of Oceanography is making funds available for wages for one or more undergraduate and graduate students to conduct research with TAMUG Faculty members for Summer 2017Fall/Spring 2017/2018. Amaximum of one student application per faculty member will be considered. Start date for successful applicants is dependent upon completed of the hiring process through Human Resources. The purpose of this Fellowship is to provide research experience for the undergraduate students. Recipients are expected to present project results at the TAMUS Student Pathways Symposium of at the TAMUG Student Research Symposium. The successful applicants will be notified by Tuesday, October 31, 2017.

Recipients will be paid asa Student Technician ($9/hr.). Additional funds for travel to present results at a scientific meeting may be requested from the Research Advisory Council. Project must be completed by June 30, 2018.

For further information and the application form for interested undergraduate students click here. To apply, please submit completed application materials electronically to Patty Gonzales at evansp@tamug.edu and one paper copy to the Research and Graduate Studies Office no later than noon on Monday, October 2, 2017.   This is intended to be a collaborative process between the student and their faculty advisor.  Students are expected to do the actual writing of the proposal. Late application materials will not be accepted. 

**Students must submit progress reports each month consisting of a photo and a paragraph on the work that has been done to that point. Progress reports are due by the 15th of each month within the period of support.