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Applications are open for the 2021 Harvard Forest Summer Research Program, which will be virtual and run from May 24 to August 6.

Undergraduates from all colleges and universities in the U.S. and territories are eligible to apply; applicants must be U.S. citizens or resident aliens.

Program participants join a community of fellow students, mentors, and researchers, gaining experience in the full scientific process by working in diverse collaborative teams, developing data science skills, and building professional networks to launch careers that will make a difference in the world.

Projects in 2021 include work with forest carbon sequestration, soil microbial communities, land-use history and carbon flux forecasting, bee population modeling, and centering Indigenous perspectives in ecology and land-use change.

Applications are due February 19, 2021 by 9:00 am EST.