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The Woods Hole Partnership Education Program (PEP) is designed primarily for college juniors and seniors majoring in the natural sciences (biology, chemistry, physics, or geosciences and earth system sciences), engineering, mathematics or the social sciences, who have had some course work in oceanography, biology, or marine and/or environmental science. Applicants should have a desire to spend a summer gaining practical experience in marine and environmental science.
The program consists of a four-week course (June 3 through June 29) and a ten week research project (ending August 9). Orientation for the 2019 program will be held June 1. Students are expected to participate in orientation and to complete both the course and the internship, all of which take place in Woods Hole.
- Completion of online form [insert link]
- Current résumé or CV
- Transcripts (unofficial is acceptable, official are required upon receiving an offer)
- 2 letters of recommendation
February 15 - Application deadline
March 15 - 2019 class announced
June 1 - PEP orientation in Woods Hole
August 9 - PEP students final presentations
August 10 - PEP students depart