Summer Research EXperience (REX)

Summer Research EXperience (REX)

Program Type: Higher Education

The Summer Research EXperience is a six-week long research program offered for High School and Community College students. We aim to provide an introductory STEM (science, technology, engineering and mathematics) research experience to students who have no formal research training beyond high school courses. The program lasts from June 26 to August 4. Students must be 18 years or older and they receive a stipend of $1200.






Qualification 1

High School or Community College Students

Qualification 2

Minimum 3.0 GPA (unweighted)

Qualification 3

18 years or older by June 26, 2017

Additional Qualifications

If accepted, students are expected to:
Work 30 hours each week on research. Any time off must be approved by the REX Coordinator and your supervising faculty member.
Attend weekly workshops and trainings. For the most part, these will take place during your regular 30 work hours.
Complete your poster and report by the end of the program. This may require time outside of your regular work hours.

Open Dates


This is a summer program, available during the months of June, July and August.

Start Date

REX is not currently accepting applications. Please check back.