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Detroit Community-Engaged Research Program (DCERP)

Program Dates: May 30, 2020 - August 1, 2020

Application Opens: Monday, October 7, 2019

Application Deadline: Monday, January 13, 2020 (NOON)

Deadline for Letters of Recommendation:  Monday, January 20, 2020  

Acceptance Notification:  will begin on Monday, February 3, 2020

Mandatory Orientation: Saturday, April 4, 2020

Stipend: Students receive $2,500-3,500 stipend award, depending on financial need, and are provided housing at Wayne State University. Program related transportation costs are also covered by the DCERP


*Now in its 8th year, our summer fellowship recently changed its name to Detroit Community Engaged Research Program (DCERP) to be consistent with the University of Michigan’s Engaged Michigan initiative, articulating our commitment that faculty, staff, students, and community members all play a critical role in addressing challenges and making our world better.