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  • Apply by Friday, March 14, 2014

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Application Process

The REU-Canopy Program is supported by the National Science Foundation. Participants receive a $500 per week stipend, housing and allowances for food and travel. Full participation in the site program, oral presentation, and submission of a final report are mandatory.

To apply, submit the online application:

General Information

Current Address

Permanent Address

Your College or University

Additional Information

The University is required, under federal law, to collect the following information about students. This information is used solely for reporting requirements and is not used to make admission decisions by the University.

Supplemental Materials

Arrange to have your official transcript sent to Dr. William Miller, Baker University, PO Box 65, Baldwin City, KS 66006-0065.

Please arrange to have two letters of recommendation emailed to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or mailed to Dr. William Miller, Baker University, PO Box 65, Baldwin City, KS 66006-0065.

Upload a one-page statement of interest explaining why you are interested in field research, herbivory, tardigrades, insects, or the canopy.

Additional Info

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Eligibility and Restrictions

  • A student may participate in the program only one summer.
  • A student must be a citizen or permanent resident of the United States.
  • A student must be enrolled in a degree program leading to a baccalaureate or associate degree.
  • A student must be 18 years of age or older.

Material Required to Complete the Application

  • Completed online application form
  • A one-page statement of interest explaining why you are interested in field research, herbivory, tardigrades, insects, or the canopy (uploaded with online application)
  • Current college transcript sent to Dr. William Miller, Baker University, PO Box 65, Baldwin City, KS 66006-0065
  • Two letters of recommendation emailed to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or mailed to Dr. William Miller, Baker University, PO Box 65, Baldwin City, KS 66006-0065