REU- Nanotechnology for Biology and Engineering

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The Institute for NanoBioTechnology at Johns Hopkins University offers undergraduate students from colleges and universities around the country a chance to participate in research projects in the exciting and rapidly growing area of nanobiotechnology, a place where biology, medicine, and nanotech meet.

  • The Summer 2017 application will open in November of 2016.
  • Expected program dates are May 31, 2017 through August 4, 2017.


  • hands-on graduate level laboratory research experience
  • guidance from faculty and graduate student mentors
  • stipend + paid housing + allowance for travel

Program Requirements

  • completed freshman year
  • GPA of 3.5 or better (infrequent exceptions made)
  • two letters of recommendation


  • 10 weeks of research in a graduate-level lab
  • professional development seminars on scientific research and tools.
  • oral presentation of research
  • present research at poster symposium

Who should apply

  • undergraduate students from all institutions who have at least completed their freshman year and will not be graduating before the start of the program.
  • under-represented students in science and engineering are encouraged to apply.
  • only U.S. citizens and permanent residents are eligible to apply.
  • Johns Hopkins University students are NOT eligible.

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Frequently Asked Questions


For more information contact Camille Mathis at or by phone at (410) 516-6572