JUNE 8th - AUGUST 14th

The University of Delaware's College of Agriculture and Natural Resources will hold 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 will beheld on the University of Delaware campus in Newark, Delaware from June 8 - August 14, 2015. Students will each receive a stipend to help cover costs of participation. If incurred, limited travel expenses and housing costs provided in university residence halls will be covered.

For more information, please contact Ms. Maria Pautler, CANR Summer Institute Program Coordinator at
mpautler [at]

The application deadline was April 1, 2015.


Students participating in the 2014 Summer Institute in the Agricultural and Natural Resource Sciences were Candice Gittens (UD), Michelle Paukett (UD), Christine Piazza (Towson University), Monique Robinson (UD), and Paula Thomas (UD). Check back to learn more about their projects.