University of Michigan Summer Research Opportunity

The University of Michigan Summer Research Opportunity Program (UM SROP) offers outstanding undergraduates underrepresented in their field of study the opportunity to conduct intensive research across a variety of disciplines. UM SROP allows undergraduates the opportunity to work on graduate level research projects with faculty. Students work with faculty mentors either on an individual basis or as part of a research team. Research teams may also include graduate students, research scientists, and other UM SROP students.Their goal is to prepare students for advanced studies in a Ph.D. program at UM. SROP is held on the UM Ann Arbor campus.

UM SROP will run from May 29–July 28, 2012. 

Undergraduates who will be entering their Junior or Senior years are eligible for participation in their program. 

Applications and supporting documentation must be received online by February 13, 2012 (11:59 p.m. EST). Transcripts must be postmarked by this date. 

To read more about UM SROP as well as the application process, please go to