Middlebury

 

Creating Connections Consortium (C3) Research Program

Name of On-Campus Administrator: 
Undergraduate Research Office
Applicant Class Year: 
Sophomore
Junior
Senior
Minimum GPA: 
3.0
External Deadline: 
February
Time of Opportunity: 
Summer
Locations: 
North America
Funding Source: 
Middlebury-funded opportunity
International Students Eligible?: 
No – Opportunity has citizenship restrictions

Students from the Creating Connections Consortium (C3)—which includes Middlebury College—are encouraged to apply for faculty/graduate student-mentored research opportunities in the Arts, Humanities, and Social and Physical Sciences. Participants will engage in graduate-level research and hone skills necessary to apply to and succeed in graduate and professional programs. C3 applicants from diverse populations and backgrounds historically underrepresented in higher education are encouraged to apply.

Program includes:
-Exposure to graduate-level research, mentor/advisee relationships, GRE preparation, and the graduate school application process
-Weekly seminars, workshops, and group events
- Participants present research results to faculty, graduate students, and the campus community at final Research Symposium
-Transportation, stipend, and campus housing provided

There are two programs, each with separate application processes:

Columbia University- SUMMER RESEARCH PROGRAM
Program dates: June 2 – August 3, 2013
http://gsas.columbia.edu/summer-research-program

University of California, Berkeley- SUMMER RESEARCH OPPORTUNITY PROGRAM
Program Dates: June 2 – July 27, 2013
http://diversity.berkeley.edu/graduate/gdp/srop