Monsanto Undergraduate Research Fellowships (MURF)

Monsanto has provided funding for up to three internships per year for MU students to do plant biology research at MU. MURF funding will be distributed through the LS UROP application process.

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Undergraduate research internships are competitively awarded to upperclassmen for the academic year and the summer. Students must apply in conjunction with a faculty mentor and include a project proposal.


Students receive $2,800 for the academic year and $3,600 for the summer.

For more information, contact Linda Blockus, 150 Life Sciences Center, 573-882-5979,