Application deadline has passed.
Please revisit during October 2015 for the next application period.

2015 E3S REU Program Dates

June 7 - August 8

Exciting Research Areas

  • Nanoelectronics
  • Nanomechanics
  • Nanophotonics
  • Nanomagnetics

-  Learn about the Center's Research.

-  See research by past summer interns.

-  See flyer.

-  View this video for more information on the E3S REU program.

Program Benefits

  • 9-weeks of research experience
  • Hands-on research guided by faculty mentors and graduate students
  • Graduate school advising and subsidized GRE prep course
  • Guest speakers, lab tours, and field trips
  • $4,000 stipend plus room and board
  • Travel allowance (up to $600)

-  Learn more: view the calendar of activities of past year's program.2013 Schedule of Activities in PDF

-  View this video for scenes from the past year.


  • Must be a United States citizen, national, or permanent resident to apply. International students are NOT eligible for this program.
  • Sophomores, juniors, and non-graduating seniors enrolled in four year colleges and universities in the United States
  • Engineering and Physical Science majors
  • 3.25 grade point average or higher
  • No prior research experience required
  • Students who are first in their family to go to college, come from low-income backgrounds, are from underserved communities, and/or are women and/or veterans are encouraged to apply.

Application Requirements

  • Completed online application form
  • Two recommendations (using recommendation form): at least one from current faculty within or related to the field of your major
  • Unofficial or official academic transcript from all attended colleges / universities
  • Resume or Curriculum Vitae (CV)

Questions can be Addressed to:

E3S Education & Outreach Programs
ATTN: Lea Marlor, Program Manager
University of California
562 Sutardja Dai Hall
Berkeley, CA 94720-1764
Fax: (510) 666-2022
Phone: (510) 664-4882