JUNE 9th - AUGUST 15th

The University of Delaware's College of Agriculture and Natural Resources is holding a 10-week Summer Institute for underrepresented populations of undergraduate students, who have an interest in pursuing graduate degrees in the agricultural and natural resource sciences. The Summer Institute is intended to provide these students with an opportunity to learn about the varied and exciting opportunities available in graduate education at the UD College of Agriculture and Natural Resources.

The Summer Institute is held on the University of Delaware campus in Newark, Delaware from June 9 - August 15, 2014. Travel expenses and housing costs provided in university residence halls will be covered. Transportation from residence halls to CANR facilities will be discussed. All students will also receive a stipend to help cover costs of participation.

For more information, please contact Dr. Tom Sims, UD CANR Deputy Dean at

The application deadline was April 1, 2014.


Students participating in the 2013 Summer Institute in the Agricultural and Natural Resource Sciences were Colleen McClatchy (UD), Shyanne Miller (UD), and Bianca Riddick (Norfolk State University). Click here to learn more about their projects. Check back to learn about our 2014 participants.