Students who enter the University as declared physics are astronomy majors are eligible to apply for Valpo’s scholarship and summer research internship programs.
- $1,000 – $3,000/year
- Renewable for four years at Valpo
- Scholarships are awarded to as many as 10 incoming students each year.
Paid Summer Research Internship
- $430/week for up to 11 weeks
- Funds compensate students for a research internship completed the summer after their freshman year.
- Admission to the internship experience is contingent upon satisfactory progress in the freshman year toward a physics or astronomy degree.
Students can apply for either program, or both, using the same application form. Successful applicants must have SAT/ACT scores and submit a personal essay and letter of recommendation.
- If you are an applicant, please click here and fill out the form.
- If you are filling out a recommendation, please click here and fill out the form.
The application deadline is Jan. 6, 2017. Applicants will learn the results of the selection process by early March.