Posted: March 1, 2010

Institute for NanoBioTechnology's summer 2010 International Research Experience for Students program now accepting applications

(Nanowerk News) Applications are now being accepted for Johns Hopkins Institute for NanoBioTechnology’s (INBT) summer 2010 International Research Experience for Students (IRES) program. Both undergraduate and graduate positions are available. Application deadline is March 19, 2010.
INBT has funding to support four summer research internships at IMEC in Belgium. The International Research Experience for Students (IRES) program, funded by the National Science Foundation, provides support for students to work with researchers at The Inter-University MircroElectronics Centre (IMEC) in Leuven, Belgium. Students work at IMEC’s world-class microfabrication facility and learn to design, fabricate and test a wide range of biomedical devices.
The internships are for 10 to 12 weeks and include travel expenses, accommodation, and a stipend. The IRES program is open to Johns Hopkins undergraduate and graduate students.
To be eligible to apply, undergraduates should be science or engineering majors and have at least one year of research experience. Graduate students should have relevant research experience. Students from under-represented racial/minority groups and women in science and engineering are encouraged to apply.
To apply send your resume along with a summary of your research experience and the name and contact information of at least one referee, preferably your faculty research advisor, to Ashanti Edwards at [email protected]. Only U.S. citizens and permanent residents are eligible to apply. The deadline for applications is 5 p.m., Friday, March 19, 2010.
Source: Johns Hopkins Institute for NanoBioTechnology