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Southern Illinois University



College of Agriculture, Life and Physical Sciences

REU Application

Personal Information
Permanent Home

Please list all colleges and Universities attended, starting with the most recent.  (NOTE:  You will need to provide transcripts (photocopies or copies you download from your school’s website) from all colleges and universities attended.  [Please make sure name appears on the transcripts – even if you simply print your name at the top.] Please send these transcripts to the same email/address/fax to which your recommenders will be sending your letters of recommendation (found further down this page).


Summer Research

Please go back to the beginning of the REU website and select the “Project” link to review the list of research projects being conducted here at SIUC.

Personal Statement
Hobbies and Other Activities

Please provide the names and other information requested below for two of your professors whom you have asked to write letters of recommendation. Your recommender can include information about your ability as a student as well as an assessment of your research potential. NOTE: The recommendation letters should be forwarded directly to the following address, e-mail or fax:
REU Site Coordinator
Neckers 224, MC 4409
SIU Carbondale
1245 Lincoln Drive
Carbondale, IL 62901

Fax: 618-453-6408

Recommender 1
Recommender 2
Optional Information

Submitting the following information is optional, but provides important information that will be used for reporting statistics to the National Science Foundation. This section of the application form is based on NSF Form 1225.

Citizenship Status
Which one of these categories best describes your ethnic/racial status?
Do you have a disability which limits a major life activity?
Are you a veteran of the U.S. military?