REU- Nanotechnology for Biology and Engineering

Alex ChavezKelcee Everette

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.


  • 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 (topics such as: venture capital in nanobiotechnology, ethics in research, intellectual property, academia vs. industry)
  • oral presentation of research
  • present research at poster session

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

More information

Frequently Asked Questions

For more information contact Camille Bryant at or by phone at 410 516 6572