Application Instructions to the Calder Center

**The Louis Calder Center is now accepting applications for the 2022 CSUR Program**

Selection Process

Successful CSUR candidates will be matched with staff scientists with similar research interests, based on the topics listed in our application. This year we anticipate that we will offer up to seven (7) awards to qualified undergraduates interested in conducting independent research for 10 weeks during the summer (June 6 - August 14, 2022) in one of the areas of focus. The application deadline is March 18, 2022. Decisions will be made and students contacted by April 18, 2022.

Candidate must be an undergraduate who does not intend to graduate on or before May 31, 2022.

How to Apply

First, download the electronic application, complete the questions, and email it to Additional submission details can be found in the application.  It is strongly preferred that applications be sent electronically. If unable to do so, please mail the application to the address provided on the PDF file. Applications from underrepresented minorities and women are especially encouraged to apply.


We can also be reached by:

Phone: 914-273-3078, ext. 33801 (business office)
Fax: 914-273-2167

You can also write to us at:

CSUR-REU Program
Louis Calder Center - Biological Field Station, Fordham University
P.O. Box 887
Armonk, NY 10504