Scholarship Detail

UC Berkeley Summer Undergraduate Research Fellowship (SURF) Rose Hills Program

Program Information

Deadline Month: February
Application Deadline Dates: 02/16/2017
Award Amount: $5000 (plus $1000 for lab funds)
UCB Students Only
The SURF/Rose Hills program, running parallel to SURF L&S, allows students to immerse themselves in full-time research over the summer. Thanks to the generous support of The Rose Hills Foundation, we are now able to offer fellowships for $6,000: $5,000 for the student, $1,000 for supplies This can be either: a) Sophomores or juniors looking for a faculty-initiated research experience under the guidance of a UC Berkeley or UCSF faculty member during the summer; or b) funding for juniors planning to conduct independent research in preparation for an honors thesis c) funding for graduating seniors working on an independent project, preferably for eventual publication.
Type: Undergraduate Study, Research
Application Available: Organization Website

Eligibility Requirements

Class Level: Sophomore, Junior, Senior, Recent Grad
Area of Study: Engineering and Computer Science, Engineering, Environmental Studies, Math, Natural Sciences
Application Form: Yes
Citizenship: U.S. Citizen
Minimum GPA: 3.00
Other Requirements:
Permanent residence in one of the following counties: San Diego County, Imperial County County, Orange County, Riverside County, Santa Barbara County, Ventura County, Los Angeles County, San Bernardino County

Submission Requirements

Application Form: Yes
Transcripts: Yes
Transcript Description: Current College, All Colleges Attended
Letters of Rec: Yes
Letters of Rec Detail: 1
Personal Essay: No
Project Proposal: Yes
Financial Aid: No
Institutional Endorsement: No
Other Submission Requirements: Yes

Further Information

Sean Burns
Director
Office of Undergraduate Research and Scholarships
2422 Dwinelle Hall, University of California - Berkeley
CA , 94 720
surf@berkeley.edu