Summer Research Opportunities

The Neuroscience Graduate Program offers three different summer research opportunities. Each of the summer programs are 10 weeks (early June-mid August) and provide participants with a full time (40 hr/week) research placement, professional development workshops, and social events. A brief summary is provided below:

Neuroscience Undergraduate Research Opportunity (NURO)

NURO is designed for students who have completed at least one year of undergraduate education and are looking to gain research experience in a neuroscience laboratory. Program details can be found here

NURO is supported through a R25 research grant through the National Institutes of of Neurological Disorders and Strokes (NINDS), National Institute of Health

REU Site: Summer Intensive Research Experience in Neuroscience (SIREN)

SIREN is designed for students who have completed at least one year of undergraduate education at an institution with limited, if any, opportunities to gain research experience. Program details can be found here

SIREN is supported through a National Science Foundation Division of Biological Sciences Research Experiences for Undergraduates award.

 

For other University of Michigan Summer Research Opportunities see here