School of Mathematics, University of Minnesota Twin Cities

Program ID: 22-REU [#112]
Program Title: Combinatorics REU
Program Location: Minneapolis, Minnesota 55455, United States [map]
Subject Area: COMBINATORICS
Application Deadline: 2013/02/16 finished (posted 2012/11/01, updated 2012/08/19, listed until 2013/03/16)
Program Description:    

*** this program has been closed, and no new applications will be accepted. ***

Summer 2013 Research Experience For Undergraduates
School of Mathematics University of Minnesota
Mentors: Gregg Musiker, Pavlo Pylyavskyy, Vic Reiner, Dennis Stanton

Application Deadline: Thursday, February 7, 2013
Our 11th annual REU program in combinatorics will be held in the summer of 2013,at the University of Minnesota, Minneapolis.
We expect at least 6-8 participants to spend 8 weeks in residence sometime between May 27, 2013 and August 2, 2013.
Exact dates will be determined later. Research topics are not yet been determined,
but one can get a sense of potential subjects from the previous REU reports

Application materials:
- Standard cover sheet, ignoring "current title/dates", "highest degree/institution/dates"
- a list of undergraduate math courses taken or in progress, with course grades indicated; this does not need to be an official transcript.
- 2 letters of recommendation
- a brief statement of interest in the program. Within the statement of interest, indicate whether you are a US citizen or green card holder, and if neither, indicate your citizenship and US visa status; you do not need to provide a copy of your visa.

To participate, students must have not yet completed their undergraduate degree by summer 2012. Students who are US citizens or green card holders will receive a stipend of $6000, from which room and board expenses for dormitory and meal plan are deducted if they live in the dormitory.
Non-citizens may still apply, and can be reimbursed for University dorm room and meal plan costs, as well as reasonable travel expenses up to $500 (reimbursement to and from your home institution or your residence within the United States)


Application Materials Required:
Submit the following items online at this website:
And anything else requested in the program description.

Further Info:
http://www.math.umn.edu/~reiner/REU/REU.html
612-625-3855
 
School of Mathematics
College of Science and Engineering
127 Vincent Hall
206 Church Street SE
Minneapolis, MN
55455

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