Stephen F. Austin State University

Research Opportunities

Robert A. Welch Foundation

The Robert A. Welch Foundation provides a grant to the SFA Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry for the primary purpose of undergraduate research. Students recieve scholarship funds for undergraduate research. Dr. Frantzen has the application forms for this scholarship. Dr. Frantzen has the list of current students who have been awarded a Robert A. Welch scholarhip for research.

Research Enrichment for Undergraduates (REU)

REU is a program funded by the National Science Foundation to provide undergraduate chemistry majors research opportunities at major research institutions. Several of our majors have participated in REU and had very positive experiences. Please ask a faculty member, and they can give you the names of students have participated in REU.

Summer 2014 Research Experience

The Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry has opportunities for students in community / junior colleges to participate in research during the summer sesssions of 2014. A more detailed description of this opportunity is given in the attachments -- (1) program description, (2) faculty research interests, and (3) application form. The deadline for applications is Friday, February 7, 2014.