Spend Summer 2020 in USDA NIFA REEU Fellowship. Explore your scientific interests with leading scientists at Colorado State University.
Dates of Fellowship: June 7 – July 31, 2020
Applications Due February 29, 2020!
The USDA NIFA REEU Fellowship in Integrative Agroecology and Sustainability at Colorado State University (CSU) provides research placements for college-level sophomores and juniors to participate in work addressing complex challenges to global food security and environmental change. It is sponsored by the United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) National Institute of Food and Agriculture (NIFA) to provide a Research and Extension Experience for Undergraduate (REEU) students.
In Summer 2020, student fellows will engage in eight weeks of research augmented with professional development opportunities, including workshops, industry tours, and opportunities to present their summer research findings. Interested candidates should review available 2020 Fellowship Research Opportunities and check out project highlights for our 2017, 2018, and 2019 Fellows. Completed application packages are due by February 29, 2020.
- Must be a United States Citizen
- Sophomore or Junior class standing
- Preferred Majors (not required):
- Agricultural Sciences
- Environmental Sciences
- Life Sciences
- Natural Sciences
- Sustainability Sciences
- $4,000 stipend
- Access to CSU Recreation Center
- CSU Room & Board (available as double-occupancy)
- Travel Support (if needed)