Summer MAterials Research @ Tulane (SMART)

Transcripts and Letters of Recommendation should be emailed as an electronic file (pdf preferred) to
If necessary hard copies may be sent to:

Prof. Hank Ashbaugh
Director SMART REU Site

Department of Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering
300 Lindy Boggs
Tulane University
New Orleans, LA 70118


Applications for the Summer 2022 program will be accepted through Friday, February 25th, 2022.

A completed application includes:

  1. Application Form
  2. A copy of the applicant's transcripts (official or unofficial) from all post-secondary institutions attended.
  3. A letter of recommendation from a Recommender familiar with the applicant's qualifications. Letters of recommendation should be independently sent by the Recommender.


This program is open to students from two-year junior colleges and undergraduates from four-year colleges who are pursuing engineering or natural science related degrees. Applicants must either be United States citizens or United States residents eligible to work in the country.