Physics and Astronomy Summer Research Fellowship

This fellowship awards an outstanding first-year physics student paid work with a P&A Faculty member-led research group for 12 weeks in Summer 2020.

To Apply: 

1. Visit our website and choose from our list of Undergraduate research projects
2. Contact your potential supervisor to discuss working with them
3. Submit pdf files of an academic Letter of Recommendation* and a one-page personal statement on your long-term goals and your interest in research participation to by 5pm, Monday, March 9, 2020.

*Your reference writer can submit their letter directly to

Applicants must have successfully completed Physics 1301/1401/1501 and be in good standing in Physics 1302/1402/1502 or WISc1001X Physics at the time of their application.

Any student who applies for the internship will automatically be considered for other paid summer research projects in the department. Students who have been awarded an NSERC USRA are not eligible for this award.


2019 winner and runners-up

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