Program Details

Work Requirements

Participating in the Sustainable RIVER project is a full-time position. Therefore participants will be expected to:

-Work 40 hours/week

-Complete the entire 10-week program

(28 May 2019 to 2 August 2019

Student Eligibility

To apply, students must be:

- A U.S. citizen or resident alien (green card)

- 18 years old

- Currently enrolled in an undergraduate program

    (e.g. recent graduates are not eligible to apply)

Applications from students of under-represented groups in the sciences are encouraged.

 Application deadline is 15 February 2019. 


Participants will receive a $5,500 stipend. In addition, expenses associated with traveling to Vermillion, SD will be reimbursed (up to $300). A housing stipend sufficient for a room in an on-campus residence hall will be provided. A stipend will also be provided for food.


Applicants will be notified by e-mail in mid-March or early April about acceptance into Sustainable RIVER.


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