Thomas Remec and Susan Morisato Undergraduate Scholarship in Chemical Data Science


This scholarship will support two undergraduate students to perform research in Summer 2024 at the interface of data science and chemistry. Awards will be $3,500.

Eligibility: Applicants must be current UIUC undergraduates (freshman, sophomore, or junior) in good academic standing.

Application: All applications must include a resume, unofficial transcript, and one page statement of purpose. In the statement of purpose, please include:

  • A description of your future career goals and what you hope to gain from the summer research experience.
  • Any relevant background, academic experiences, skills, or previous research experiences.
  • Your ranked first and second choice research projects (see back side) and your reasons for selecting them.

The resume, transcript, and statement of purpose must be emailed to as a single .pdf file on or before February 1.


  • November 1st – Applications open.
  • February 1 – Deadline for applications.
  • April 1 – Awards announced.

Applications will be reviewed by a committee of Chemistry Department faculty members. Please direct any application questions to Prof. Jackson (