Interested students should be sure to read the FAQs before applying.

The SURE fellowship program is funded by the West Virginia Research Challenge Fund that is administered by the WV Higher Education Policy Commission, Division of Science and Research. This program is funded to encourage promising and enthusiastic young researchers from Marshall and other WV institutions to expand their experience in the fields of science, technology, engineering and mathematics. By providing support in the form of a $4,000 stipend for a ten-week period, students can continue their research during the summer. The program seeks to encourage students who intend to pursue graduate degrees in the STEM fields. Applications for SURE 2019 can be submitted anytime before March 1st by 5:00pm. Please send all application materials to

This program also allows them the opportunity to present their research in many venues. Awards received by past SURE members can be found here.


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