Marshall University is accepting applications for the 2015 Summer Undergraduate Research Experience (SURE) Fellowship. This program has been conducted at Marshall since 2005, and is funded by the state of West Virginia.
The SURE program is designed specifically to enable West Virginia undergraduate students with a history of research to work at Marshall. Each student will receive a stipend of $4,000.
SURE supports undergraduate researchers over a 10-week period; this year’s program runs from May 18 through July 31. The SURE program is now accepting applications through 5 p.m. Friday, Feb. 27. Application forms are available at the SURE website:
Due to the intensity of the program, applicants may not enroll in other courses or maintain other weekday employment during their 10-week period of research. Students may contact the SURE representatives in their departments, listed below, for more information:
·         Biology: Dr. Jagan Valluri,
·         Biology: Dr. Marcia Harrison,
·         Chemistry: Dr. Michael Norton,
·         IST: Dr. Elizabeth Murray,
·         Mathematics: Dr. Evelyn Pupplo-Cody,
·         Physics: Dr. Huong Nguyen,
·         Psychology: Dr. Steven Mewaldt,
For further information, e-mail Joshua Botkin, SURE assistant, at, or call him at 304-696-3488. Or, visit: