University of Alabama REU Application Form

The 2018 University of Alabama Department of Chemistry REU program will run from May 29th through August 3, 2018.  Complete the form below to apply to the program.  Applications, including letters of recommendation are due by February 28th, 2018.

As an alternative to the online form below, you may download the application forms below in either Word or PDF format and mail in your application.

2018 REU application (docx)

2018 REU application (PDF)

In addition to your application, please arrange to have two letters of recommendation sent to the address below using the reference letter form.

REU evaluation report

Have reference letters sent to:

Ms. Monika Swanger
Department of Chemistry
Box 870336
The University of Alabama
Tuscaloosa, AL 35487-0336

Questions regarding the application process can be directed to Monika Swanger (205-348-5954,

University of Alabama REU Application

  • Personal Information

  • Academic Information

  • Please enter all colleges attended and the dates of attendance.
  • Enclose with this application a short, one-page statement in which you summarize your career goals. Indicate how you think that participation in this program will assist you in attaining these goals.
  • References

    Names, titles and addresses of two persons whom you have asked to write letters of recommendation. Include at least one person who can comment on your laboratory skills.

    Reference Letter Form

    These letters should be sent to:
    Ms. Monika Swanger, Dept. of Chemistry, Box 870336
    The University of Alabama, Tuscaloosa, AL 35487-0336

  • Research Preferences