Sam and Clara Schreiber Scholarship


The Department of Chemistry, through the Graduate School, offers summer research fellowships provided by the Sam and Clara Schreiber Scholarship Fund. This fellowship provides funding for doctoral students to pursue research projects during the summer. Funds may only be used as salary support during the period of May 15 to August 15. Only one doctoral student per research group may apply. Selections will be based on the quality of the proposed research and the student’s achievement record. Applications from students who have received this fellowship previously or other fellowships for summer 2017 support will not be eligible.

Application Process

Applicants must be current doctoral students in the Department of Chemistry.  Please submit the following materials as a single pdf file to Dr. Burjor Captain via email to
(1) Project description of the proposed research (limited to 1500 words)
(2) Curriculum Vitae, including a list of publications, presentations, or other scholarly work
(3) Unofficial Student Transcript
(4) Supporting letter from your research advisor (to be emailed by the research advisor directly to Dr. Burjor Captain)

Application Deadline: April 7, 2017

Click here to view the scholarship announcement for summer 2017.