CISE REU Common Application: New York Institute of Technology

Research Experiences for Undergraduates (REU) programs support active research participation by undergraduate students in Computing, Information Science, and Engineering (CISE) areas of research that are funded by the National Science Foundation. REU projects involve students in meaningful ways in ongoing research programs or in research projects specifically designed for the REU program. This program provides educational opportunities for Undergraduate Students . This program provides indirect funding for undergraduate students to participate in research. The application form is a common application form used by universities with National Science Foundation sponsored REU programs. Our University's program supports this activity. Application Process: STEP 1: As an applicant, you will be asked to complete the following application in consideration of your candidacy for the REU program. STEP 2: Upon completion of this application, you will be directed back to the REU Site web page. STEP 3: At the REU Site web page, you will be directed to submit any additional materials that are requested as part of the institutional application. Additional Materials: 1. A resume and statement of purpose, emailed to (the statement of purpose should be 500-600 words, and include a brief introduction of yourself, your work experience, projects or research you have done as an undergraduate, and a list of 3 NYIT REU projects, ranked according to your preference, that you are interested in). 2. Two letters of recommendation using the NYIT recommendation form, mailed separately. 3. An official copy of your current academic transcript, mailed separately. Mail all materials to: NYIT REU Program 1855 Broadway New York Institute of Technology EGGC 802B New York, NY, 10023 STEP 4: Notification of acceptance information is included on the REU Site web page. Eligibility: Applicants must be a U.S. citizen or permanent resident of the United States; be and remain an undergraduate student in good standing; plan to complete an undergraduate degree program.
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NYIT REU Program 1855 Broadway EGGC 802B New York, NY 10023

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Your application information will be reviewed by the Faculty member(s) managing the REU Site to which you apply in consideration of your candidacy. An additional Evaluator will compile aggregate application information anonymously for general reporting purposes to the National Science Foundation, and may be used in future publications to describe REU applicant pool demographic information anonymously. Any information about your application, including your identity, is completely confidential. All reports or publications will ensure anonymity of the application information. The following steps will be taken to ensure this confidentiality: A unique code will be generated to label your information. The relationship between this code and your identifying information will be kept strictly confidential. When reporting applicant pool information, care will be taken to ensure that no individual's response can be identified. All information will be stored in a secure offline database, with no names associated with the data.


I have read the information in this consent form. I have had the chance to ask questions about the application information sharing, and those questions have been answered to my satisfaction. My completion of this application form is consent for my information to be anonymously pooled with all REU applicant information.

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