Students interested in pursuing a PhD should be aware of this paid summer
research opportunity.

MURAP is a graduate-level program conducted at UNC-CH for highly talented
and diverse rising junior and senior undergraduate students from colleges
and universities all through the nation majoring in the humanities, social
sciences, or fine arts.

Attached you will find a copy of the student announcement for summer 2018.
If you have any questions please do not hesitate to contact Mimi Gordor,
Program Coordinator, at murap@unc.edu.

*About the program:*

The Moore Undergraduate Research Apprentice Program (MURAP) invites
applications for a ten-week paid summer research internship for
undergraduate students (rising juniors or seniors) in the humanities,
social sciences, and fine arts. The program will be held from May 20 to
July 26, 2018 at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. MURAP
seeks to prepare talented and motivated underrepresented students from
racially and ethnically diverse backgrounds, or those with a proven
commitment to diversity and to eradicating racial disparities in graduate
school and the academy, for graduate study in fields in the humanities,
social sciences, and fine arts. The program provides students with a
rigorous research experience under the guidance of a UNC faculty mentor.

Each participant will receive:

· Generous stipend

· Campus housing

· Meal allowance

· Writing, Communication Skills and Professional Development
workshops

· GRE prep course (and all necessary materials)

· Paid domestic travel expenses to and from Chapel Hill

The student application will be available online starting November 3, 2018
and the application deadline is February 9, 2018. For more details about
the program, please see the attached announcement and flyer. To access an
application, or for additional information about MURAP, please visit our
website at www.murap.unc.edu or contact Mimi Gordor, Program
Coordinator, at murap@unc.edu.

Sincerely,

Dr. Rosa Perelmuter, MURAP Director
and Mimi Gordor, Program Coordinator

MURAP | The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

www.murap.unc.edu

Housed in the Institute of African American Research (IAAR) at the
University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, the Moore Undergraduate
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