REU Application submissions for the 2020 Cohort have concluded as of April 1, 2020.

Summer 2020 REU Site in Physics at Howard University

REU Poster 2020

Application Information

Please read the following instructions carefully to apply online for the 2020 Summer REU program in physics at Howard University. We will be accepting applications until 4/01/2020.

A complete application includes:

  • The application form.
  • A copy of your undergraduate transcript, including Fall 2019 grades (unofficial copy is sufficient).
  • Two letters of recommendation.

Application Process:

  1. Fill out the application form.
  2. Email the transcript to the Howard University REU in Physics Program Director at
  3. Your letter writers should email the recommendation letters to with the title "Letter of Recommendation on behalf of YourName".

Note: While the application form is automated to send the corresponding follow up emails, please follow up with your letter writers to ensure receipt.

For additional information, contact Dr. Prabhakar Misra (; 202-806-6251).