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Office of Naval Research

The Office of Naval Research is offering a summer research opportunity exclusively for a Washington College chemistry major. Founded in 1946, the Office of Naval Research has been a pioneer in the public support of science and technology research that benefits both the naval services and the nation. From investments in the earliest computers to spearheading seminal research in deep sea exploration to cultivating groundbreaking efforts in solid-state electronics and countless other innovations, ONR has been shaping the Navy and Marine Corps — and the world around us — for seven decades and counting.  Students participating the research will  select  a lab of interest to him/her such as biomaterial development, power and energy and environmental quality.


Interested Sophomores or Juniors should contact Professor Anne Marteel-Parish in the Chemistry Department (  for more details about eligibility, financial support, and application details.  The deadline for applications is mid December.