The Summer Chemistry Research Program encourages current chemistry majors (must be enrolled as a chemistry major at the U of MN-TC) to learn more about research, and provides them with the opportunity to work in a laboratory under the direction of a faculty member. Funds for these fellowships are provided by the Heisig Endowment, Graham N. Gleysteen Scholarship Fund in Chemistry, the Andrews Endowment, and the Walker Endowment.

June 3 to August 9, 2019
Application Deadline: March 15, 2019


You must have at least one year left in school and be enrolled as a chemistry major at the University of Minnesota, Twin Cities. Your application must include two letters of support and recommendation, including one from your research adviser. 


You will receive a stipend of $4,500 for a 10-week period. Appointments begin, June 3, 2019, and run for 10-weeks, ending August 9, 2019. This is considered a full-time position.

Research symposium

Chemistry Summer Research Fellows participate in a formal research symposium on their work at the end of the summer. Funds are available for travel to a national meeting to present the results of your summer research.


    • Majors
    • 135 Smith Hall
    • Stephanie Stathopoulos, Assistant to Director of Undergraduate Studies
    • (612) 624-8008