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WAVE Fellows at Caltech

WAVE Fellows at Caltech

Caltech is now accepting applications for our WAVE Fellows undergraduate research program.

The WAVE Fellows program provides support for undergraduate students, who are underrepresented in STEM and intent on pursuing a Ph.D., to conduct a 10-week summer research project under the mentorship of Caltech faculty. Research opportunities in biology, neuroscience, chemistry, chemical engineering, engineering and applied science, geology, environmental science, sustainability, astronomy, physics, nanotechnology, quantum sciences, humanities, social science, and more!

Research-specific information sessions scheduled throughout November.
Applications due Jan 9.

Applicants must be current sophomores, juniors, or non-graduating seniors; have a cumulative GPA of at least 3.2; be a US citizen, permanent resident, or have DACA status. Strong applicants are encouraged to have prior research experience.

  • Graduate school prep workshops
  • Faculty seminars
  • Networking events
  • Writing workshops
  • Social activities
Click here for more information.
Questions about these programs can be directed to Carol Casey.

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