Attention Undergraduate Students!! Paid Research Opportunity
Who is eligible? Any undergraduate student that has completed 20 credits at the College of
Southern Nevada, Great Basin College, Nevada State College, Truckee Meadows Community
College and Western Nevada College prior to the start of the program. Must be enrolled in 1-3
course credits during summer 2014. Participation is limited to U.S. citizens and permanent residents
(Green card holders).
Research areas: Students interested in pursuing a career in any area of science, technology,
engineering or math (STEM) are encouraged to apply. Proposals are requested that involve STEM
disciplines, but are not restricted to areas related to solar energy, water and the environment.
Students who are working outside of STEM disciplines (e.g. economics, education, journalism,
policy) are welcome to apply, but should propose projects that support the advancement of STEMrelated
research and education. Proposals on the education or communication of STEM-related
topics are also welcomed.
Deadline: Friday, March 7, 2014
Scholarship amount: $4,500 to students and $750 to faculty mentors for project expenses.
Award Period: June 2, 2014 through Aug 8, 2014