This NSF PREM IMPAQT Summer Undergraduate Research Experience will engage students (Freshman/Sophomore/Junior) to conduct an individual research project under the guidance of a faculty and/or graduate student mentor at Florida International University.


To be eligible for the NSF PREM IMPAQT program you must:

  • Be a U.S Citizen or Permanent Resident
  • Enrolled in a two-year or four-year degree program at FIU
  • Minimum GPA 2.75

Notice for Prospective Students

Applications for the NSF PREM IMPAQT are posted, new applicants are welcome!


For any questions regarding NSF PREM IMPAQT program, Please contact Dr. Cheng-Yu Lai ( or Program Assistant, Eduimar Hinestroza (