Potential Research Topics

  • Nanomanufacturing
  • Nanodevices
  • Graphene and 2D Materials
  • Flexible Nanoelectronics
  • Nanometrology


  • $4500 Stipend, housing provided, travel allowance, social activities

Application Requirements (online)

In order to apply you must complete the online application form located here. You are also required to submit the following materials using the box upload widget shown below.

  1. Completed Student Information Form
  2. Statement of Purpose
  3. Letter of Recommendation (from Faculty member)
  4. Copy of Academic Transcript
  5. Proof of Insurance (before start date)


  1. Sophomore, Junior, or non-graduating Senior
  2. U.S. Citizen or Permanent Resident
  3. GPA of 3.0 or greater (out of 4.0).
  4. Non-UT Austin or NASCENT-affiliated students

Application Status

The application deadline for the summer 2016 NASCENT REU Program is Sunday,  March 6, 2016.  The 2016 NASCENT Summer REU program will run from Monday, June 6, 2016, to Friday, August 5, 2016.

Online Application Form

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