This material is based upon work supported by the National Science Foundation under Grant No. CHE-0850693

The ThaiREU program currently has no funding. We will not be accepting applicaitons.



Research Experience for Undergraduates

in Organic Chemistry


in Bangkok, Thailand

***Disclamer: there will be no 2015 program due to lack of funding

10 week Program at

Chulalongkorn University,

Mahidol University, and

the Chulabhorn Research Institute

* Eligibility: Strong students who are advanced Sophomores or Juniors in Chemistry; must be U.S. citizen or permanent resident. Previous research experience in organic or bioorganic chemistry is desirable. Most students who participate will be from underrepresented groups in science.

* $4,500 Fellowship, plus airfare and on-campus housing at Chulabhorn Research Institute.

*Short course on Thai language and culture: research will be carried out using English as the primary language

*Applications available online only; the application Deadline will be reinstated contingent on funding


visit NSF's Office of International Science and Engineering

link to the US Embassy in Bangkok

travel tips from the British Embassy in Bangkok

travel warnings from the US State DepartmentS

information on Thailand from the US State DepartmentS

See the previous years's ThaiREU 2002 aiThaiREU 2003h ThaiREU 2004T ThaiREU 2005 ThaiREU 2006 ThaiREU 2007 ThaiREU 2008 ThaiREU 2009 ThaiREU 2010 ThaiREU 2011

Disclaimer: Any opinions, findings, and conclusions or recommendations expressed in this material are those of the author(s) and do not necessarily reflect the views of the National Science Foundation.

Contact Information:

Professor Rebecca Braslau
REU - Thailand
Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry
University of California Santa Cruz, CA 95064

Email: ThaiREU @ chemistry.ucsc.edu (remove spaces to send email!)

Dr. Poonsakdi Ploypradith
Chulabhorn Research Institute
Bangkok, Thailand
Email: ThaiREU @ chemistry.ucsc.edu (remove spaces to send email!)