Eligibility

Undergraduate students interested in pursuing computational or data science research, including women and minority students, are invited to apply. Student projects cover a range of scientific domains including in but not limited to Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) fields.

To be eligible to apply for this program, which is funded by the National Science Foundation (NSF) and the U.S. Department of Defense (DoD), all applicants must:

  • Be U.S. citizens or hold permanent residency status

  • Have completed at least two semesters of calculus and programming by May 2017

  • Have a cumulative undergraduate GPA is at least 3.0 (on a 4.0 scale)

  • Not be enrolled in classes during Summer 2017

  • Be available to work full-time on the campus of MSU from May 23-July 29, 2017

  • Be an undergraduate in Fall 2017 (i.e., not graduating before December)