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.