The application for MSRP 2014 is now available here. Applications will be accepted until Friday, January 31, 2014.

Applicant qualifications

  • African American, Latin American, and Native American students are strongly encouraged to apply
  • Must attend a US institution (located in the US or its territories)
  • Must have completed the sophomore year by June and have a genuine interest in obtaining a PhD in one of the STEM (science, technology, engineering, mathematics) fields
  • Expect to receive undergraduate degree after May 2014
  • Have a grade point average of 3.5 (on a 4.0 scale) or higher

Application requirements

  • Completed application form
  • Three recommendations: two from current faculty within or related to your fields of interest
  • Resume or CV
  • Transcript emailed to

For students interested specifically in biology or neuroscience research, the MIT Summer Research¬†Program in the Biological Sciences and Related Fields¬†is offered through MIT’s Department of Biology.