Injury Science REU Application Requirements

Please note: Applications for the 2023 program will be accepted from December 13, 2022-January 16, 2023 that will take place June 5, 2023-August 11, 2023. Please check back for application information in the fall.

REU 2022 Student Research Day Winners
2022 CIRP Student Research Day Winners Bethany Williams and Natalie Maston from the 2022 Injury Science REU class.

If you're interested in applying for the 2023 Injury Science Research Experiences for Undergraduates (REU) program, your application must include the following required materials (applications missing these materials will not be reviewed):

  1. Transcript (UNOFFICIAL TRANSCRIPT ONLY. WE DO NOT ACCEPT OFFICIAL TRANSCRIPTS.)
  2. Current Resume
  3. Two Letters of Recommendation (One Academic Letter of Recommendation Is Required)
    • The other may be an academic or a personal recommendation.
    • Both recommendations must be submitted by the application deadline. Applicants missing one or both recommendations will not be reviewed. Please be sure to follow up with persons providing letters of recommendation to make sure they are submitted on time.
  4. An Essay of 500 Words or Less
    • The Essay Must Address:
      • How has your past experience prepared you for your preferred Injury Science REU project?
      • What are your goals for the internship?
      • What 2023 REU project(s) are you most interested in? Why?

Resources

Questions? Please email CIRPREU@email.chop.edu.