Interdisciplinary & Quantitative Research Experience for Undergraduates, University of Puerto Rico Río Piedras

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  1. U.S. citizen, national or permanent resident. (Priority will be given to students from universities and colleges that lack a strong research component and those from groups that have been historically underrepresented in STEM fields) 
  2. Sophomores, juniors or seniors enrolled in 4-year colleges or universities.
  3. Major in a Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics (STEM) field.
  4. Demonstrated interest in pursuing a career in emerging fields at the intersection of biology with other scientific disciplines that incorporate quantitative analysis.


  1. Completed application form.
  2. Copy of undergraduate transcript.
  3. Two (2) letters of recommendation (at least one from a science professor)
  4. A “Statement of Research Interests and Professional Goals” that describes motivation for participating in IQ-Bio-REU, research interests, projects of participating faculty that are of interest to you and future academic and career goals.