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CLIMB-UP for Summer Research Application

APPLY NOW! The deadline is February 1, 2014 (11:59PM, Eastern Time).

You will need to submit the following materials to apply to CLIMB-UP.

  1. ONLINE APPLICATION FORM (click here!)
  2. Personal statement describing interest in research and career goals (in online application, or you may also email this part to climb@buffalo.edu)
  3. Please forward a copy of your most recent CV or resume to climb@buffalo.edu.
  4. Two (2) letters of recommendation from people who know you well (professor, advisor, supervisor, etc) should be e-mailed directly to the program at climb@buffalo.edu. We strongly recommend that at least one of your letters be from someone who can comment specifically about your experience in research.

    Please ask your referees to include in the subject line: your last name followed by a colon, and the words "CLIMB UP rec" (example, Smith:CLIMB UP rec)
  5. Please forward us a copy of your latest academic transcript, preferably by e-mail to climb@buffalo.edu; unofficial copies are encouraged. Upon your acceptance into the program, we would request that you have your official transcript sent to us directly from your college or university.

    If it is necessary for you to send the transcript via regular mail, send to:

    Liz Marshall
    CLIMB UP Program Coordinator
    University at Buffalo
    102 Farber Hall
    3435 Main Street
    Buffalo, NY 14214