Research Experience for Undergraduates (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 opens November 1, 2016 and closes February 1, 2017.
  • 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
  • paid stipend + paid housing +  travel allowance


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.
  • students with a GPA of 3.5 or better (infrequent exceptions made)
  • 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.

Application Materials

Submit the following in the Apply Yourself application.
  • two letters of recommendation
  • resume
  • official or unofficial transcript
  • personal statement

More information

Frequently Asked Questions

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


Award Number: 1460716