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Summer Research in Mathematics & Statistics

2019 summer's research students with advisors

Math/Stat Summer Experiences

Tuesday, Nov 16
4:30-5:30pm
Sci 181

Are you starting to think about plans for Summer 2022? Are you curious about what it's like to do math or stat full time? Looking for research experience before applying for graduate school? Join us to learn more about research opportunities in Math & Stat at summer programs nationwide and at Swarthmore! 

A panel of students will speak about their research experiences and Swat faculty will share opportunities in the department for Summer 2022. 

SWAT MATH/STAT RESEARCH 2022 SLIDE SHOW


REU

Here are a few links to summer REUs (Research Experiences for Undergraduates).

https://sites.google.com/view/mathreu

https://www.maa.org/programs-and-communities/member-communities/students/undergraduate-research

http://www.ams.org/employment/reu.html

https://www.nsf.gov/crssprgm/reu/reu_search.jsp

Here is a link to an article offering advice on how to apply to REUs.

https://blogs.ams.org/mathmentoringnetwork/2021/01/20/advice-for-applying-to-reu-programs-from-recent-participants/

In addition, fellowships to support Swarthmore students conducting summer research in collaboration with Swarthmore faculty are available from the Division of Natural Sciences and Engineering. A full description of the fellowships and application process is available from the following link.

http://www.swarthmore.edu/summerresearch.xml

EDGE

Information about the EDGE (Enhancing Diversity in Graduate Education) program, designed to strengthen the ability of women to successfully complete graduate programs in the mathematical sciences, is available on its site listed below.

http://www.edgeforwomen.org

Internships

The American Statistical Association posts a list of internships each year.  Many are looking for graduate schools but some are for undergraduates.
http://www.amstat.org/education/internships.cfm

The University of Chicago has "Data Science for the Social Good" fellowships:
https://dssg.uchicago.edu/

Summer Institute for Training in Biostatistics
http://www.nhlbi.nih.gov/node-general/summer-institute-biostatistics