Application Process

The deadline is March 1, 2019 at 5:00 PM EST. Things you will need for completion of the application (you may save your application as a draft and return to finish at a later time): 1) Two letters of recommendation (submitted by the references through the application) 2) Essay: Your personal essay should be a maximum of 1500 words, and describe the following: What is the most interesting undergraduate course you have taken to date in an area similar to the areas of study in the UD CANR ( When you think of research, what comes to mind? Include your previous research experiences, if any. Describe your educational and/or career goals and what inspires you to pursue these. Explain how a research experience with the CANR Summer Institute would help you succeed in your educational and/or career goals. 3) Resume 4) Unofficial Transcript LINK: Application For questions, please contact Dr. Eric Benson at ebenson [at]