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Summer Undergraduate Research

The Mathematics Department runs a 10 week intensive summer research program, aimed at rising junior and senior undergraduate math (and closely related) majors. Students participating in the program work closely with faculty members and graduate students in a small group setting.

Columbia Math Undergraduate Summer Research Program

Program Information and Application Instructions

Application deadline: Summer 2020 applications will be available soon. The deadline to apply will be during early spring term.

Eligibility: Any continuing Barnard/Columbia student (independent of U.S. residency). We are looking for the best students. Graduating students will only be accepted in exceptional circumstances.

Application process: If interested in any of the projects below, please fill out this form. Note that you need to be logged into Lionmail in order to access the application. If you are interested in the Paris VII project, you will need to submit an application through Global Programs as well.

Program dates: May 26 – August 3, 2020 (tentative). Final presentations by participants will be scheduled on the last day.

Stipend: $3500. Summer session housing is also paid for by the program.

Projects: Summer 2020 project leaders and topics will be announced in January.

For more information, contact Michael Woodbury.

Some information about past years’ programs is available here.


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