MSU GLBRC Summer Undergraduate Research Program


The Great Lakes Bioenergy Research Center (GLBRC) at Michigan State University invites applications from undergraduate students interested in a career in bioenergy for our Summer Undergraduate Research Program in 2018. 

The program is expected to run from May 20 through July 28; exceptions may be made for students who attend schools on the trimester schedule and cannot arrive by May 20.  The total stipend is $5,000; additionally, room and board on the MSU campus and up to $500 for round-trip travel to/from East Lansing are provided. 

Requirements for application: 
·       Undergraduates currently enrolled in a four-year program.
·       Not an incoming freshman or graduating senior.

Strong preference will be given to:
·       Members of an underrepresented group in science.
·       First in their family to attend college.
·       Students at small colleges without broad research facilities.
·       Students with demonstrated interest in a career in bioenergy research.
·       Non-MSU students.

Additional information about the GLBRC can be found at  Further information about the program and application instructions are posted at

Applications are due February 4, 2018.