Research Projects for Summer 2017


Summer Engineering Research Internship for U.S. Students (SERIUS)

Organization/Host Institute

National University of Singapore


Summer 2017


Biomedical Engineering

Chemical & Biomolecular Engineering

Civil & Environmental Engineering

Electrical & Computer Engineering

Materials Science & Engineering

Mechanical Engineering


The Republic of Singapore


National University of Singapore campus



Number of Positions



Mid May – Mid July 2017

Primary Internship Duties

Successful applicants will conduct research projects at NUS labs. Apart from developing research skills and finding out what's at the cutting edge in engineering and technology, students can learn how this is done in a different culture and environment from faculty and researchers, who are experts in their field.

Required Qualifications

Full time status at UW-Madison

Cumulative Madison 3.0 GPA

Nomination by IAP

Language Notes

English is used because of Singapore's British colonial heritage

Academic Level Requirements

Sophomore, Junior


Housing Information

Accommodation will be arranged at University Town


A MRSEC scholarship of $5,000 is available to be used toward costs of program participation. Additional scholarships are available at Scholarships@UW-Madison.

Academic Credit Information

SERIUS is tagged to the NUS module, EG2605 Undergraduate Research Opportunities Program, and has 4 NUS modular credits (MCs). Students receive a grade of "Satisfactory" or "Unsatisfactory".

Application requirements

Complete online application via IAP website

Complete NUS online registration

Official transcript(s)

Unofficial transcript - OPTIONAL - Additional File

 Application URL

Application deadline

January 20, 2017

Final Application requirements
check with IAP
Registration deadline
March 15, 2017

Host Program URL