Professional Research Experience Program (PREP) - Boulder
The Professional Research Experience Program (PREP) Boulder is designed by the NIST Boulder Laboratories to provide valuable laboratory experience and financial assistance to undergraduate, graduate, and post-graduate students. Fellowships are awarded to assure continued growth and progress of science and engineering in the United States.
For additional information about research areas at NIST go to http://www.nist.gov/.
All PREP-Boulder applicants must be full-time students, who are U.S. citizens (or hold permanent residence visas) and have and maintain at least a 3.0 GPA.
A Federal Funding Opportunity (http://www.boulder.nist.gov/FFO.2014-NIST-PREP-BOULDER-01.pdf) is available on www.grants.gov requesting proposals from colleges and universities interested in participating in a PREP-Boulder cooperative agreement that will run from 2014-2018. A copy of the accompanying General Terms and Conditions for PREP-Boulder may be found here.
The standard application package, consisting of the standard forms, i.e., SF-424, SF-424A, SF-424B, SF-LLL, and the CD-511, is available at www.grants.gov. The standard application package, plus an additional copy of the SF-424A for year five (5) of the project, may also be requested by contacting the NIST personnel listed below.
The following forms are to be adapted by the individual college or university for use as applications for its students applying to the PREP-Boulder program. The PREP-Boulder Office requests that interested undergraduates submits their resume including Major and Graduation date prior to completing the below application.
The following three forms are to be adapted by the individual college or university for use as applications for its students applying to the PREP program:
On line application forms for students at the University of Colorado at Boulder are available at the following web addresses:
Aug. 24, 2000