IREU | Summer Research Outside the U.S.

The 2015 application for the ACS IREU program is now closed. All materials were due January 23. Applicants will be notified of selection by the end of March.

If you'd like more information about funding opportunities for an international experience before the applications open, browse for other opportunities on the ACS International Center™ website.

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Last Updated: January 26, 2015

About the IREU program outside the U.S.

U.S. chemical and materials science students may apply for a summer research opportunity in Germany, Italy, Singapore, and the United Kingdom through the ACS International Research Experiences for Undergraduates (IREU) program. In total, up to 17 U.S. students will be chosen to receive this award in summer 2015. In addition to the $4,000 stipend and airfare/housing compensation, the selected students will each receive an orientation session in Washington DC, a trip to the 2016 ACS National Meeting in San Diego, CA, language training, medical insurance, and more. Interested students are encouraged to learn more about the IREU program's eligibility, financials, and expectations.

Participating Sites

Germany University of Jena
University of Hannover

Ulm University
Italy University of Perugia
Perugia, Italy
Singapore National University of Singapore
Singapore, Singapore
United Kingdom
University of Strathclyde
Glasgow, Scotland

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