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I am aware that the UT-Austin Summer High School Research Academy cannot provide housing or transportation, and I have reliable transportation to and from the UT-Austin campus.

This program is open to any student regardless of nationality or citizenship, but the university requires information about each applicant's nationality so that we can process the appointments of applicants accepted to the program.  Please indicate the student's citizenship...

All students must be at least 15 years-old.  For the 2017-18 academic year, I will be classified as a:

I have already been communicating with a UT professor regarding summer research placement, or I previously attended the High School Research Academy.

We have some paid internships as well as scholarships to offset the costs of tuition.  Are you eligible for free or reduced lunch at your school?

For a lab placement I am available during the following weeks (must be at least 5 consecutive weeks).  Most labs are open in June and July, with a few staying open into August.  The more availability you have, the more likely it is that we can find a lab to match your schedule:


3. A liability and medical release form signed by your parent or guardian.  These forms will be signed via an online system called Docusign.  These links will open in another window.
4.  The cost for the Summer 2017 High School Research Methods and Research Academy is $700.  Once payment is made, refunds will only be given if the student is unable to attend for medical or other reasons outside of your control.  Accepted students will be notified about how to submit payments.
(The University of Texas is committed to providing this opportunity to a diverse range of high school students.  We have paid internships as well as scholarships to help defray the costs of the program.  If you would like to be considered for one of these opportunities, please send an email demonstrating financial need to Dr. Stuart Reichler ( no later than April 2, 2017.)