Summer Fellowship Opportunity

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The Moore Undergraduate Research Apprentice Program (MURAP) invites applications for a ten-week paid summer research internship for undergraduate students (rising juniors or seniors) in the humanities, social sciences, and fine arts. The program will be held from May 20 to July 26, 2018 at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. MURAP seeks to prepare talented and motivated underrepresented students from racially and ethnically diverse backgrounds, or those with a proven commitment to diversity and to eradicating racial disparities in graduate school and the academy, for graduate study in fields in the humanities, social sciences, and fine arts. The program provides students with a rigorous research experience under the guidance of a UNC faculty mentor.

Each participant will receive:

  • Generous stipend
  • Campus housing
  • Meal allowance
  • Writing, Communication Skills and Professional Development workshops
  • GRE prep course (and all necessary materials)
  • Paid domestic travel expenses to and from Chapel Hill

The student application will be available online starting November 3, 2017 and the application deadline is February 9, 2018. For more details about the program, please see the attached announcement and flyer. To access an application, or for additional information about MURAP, please visit our website at


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  • Created By: Kayleigh Haskin
  • Created: 11/06/2017
  • Modified By: Kayleigh Haskin
  • Modified: 11/06/2017


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