Q: Are there any fees or costs I have to pay for this program?

A: No, in fact, we’ll pay you a stipend ($6,000 for 10 weeks at Georgia Tech), pay for your room with shared kitchen facilities, and contribute $500 towards your travel costs of getting to and from Atlanta.

Q: What type of research will I do?

A: That depends on what you are interested in. We match our REU participants with research groups  We have multiple research areas to choose from.

Q: Will the REU program be held in person or online for 2024?

A: As of now, the plan is for this to be an in-person experience. 

Q: Does the program include health insurance?

A: No.

Q: Can I apply if I am a current GT student?

A: No, unfortunately, the National Science Foundation which funds the program, discourages REUs from hosting local students.

Q: Do you accept international students?

A: Unfortunately, no, the National Science Foundation funding for the program only covers permanent residents and US citizens.