The application for Summer 2019 will open on January 01, 2019.   If you have any questions, contact us at

Available projects.  Descriptions of project available for the Summer of 2019 will be posted in December 2018.  For examples of projects done by students in our program, click on the Outcomes link above and choose a year.

Eligibility. To participate in the Population Biology of Infectious Diseases REU Site @ UGA, you must be planning to return to an undergraduate degree program in the subsequent fall. Particularly, you must not have graduated or expect to graduate in the year of the program. Additionally, you must be a US citizen or permanent resident.

Applications by students from Historically Black Colleges and Universities and / or majoring in biology, computer science, ecology, mathematics, and statistics are especially encouraged.

Application instructions. To apply to the Population Biology of Infectious Diseases REU Site @ UGA:

    • Complete the following form (now closed and will reopen for Summer 2019 on January 01, 2019)
    • Arrange to have two letters of recommendation emailed to The applicant’s name (your name) should be indicated in the subject line of the email.
    • Submit your most recent undergraduate transcript (unofficial copy okay) to, with your name in the subject line.