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Summer 2023 High School program applications will be posted in December. Please be patient as we await final approvals from the University.

Please note: SAT/ACT scores are strongly encouraged. If you have not yet done so, is recommended to take the Oct/Nov/or Dec sittings to submit scores by the application deadline.

Summer Research Program - 2023

June 26  –  August 11

 Requirements for Summer 2023 High School applicants: 

  • All students must be, at least 16 years old on, orbefore July 4, 2023, no exceptions.
  • Have an unweighted GPA of 95/100 (3.8/4.0)
  • Must have at least 3 of the following subjects:
  • English (Honors or AP a plus)
  • Chemistry (Honors or AP a plus)
  • Mathematics or Calculus (Honors or AP a plus)
  • Physics (Honors or AP a plus)
  • Biology (optional) (Honors or AP a plus)
  • Standardized test scores (SAT/ACT and/or Regents) must be 60% or above.
    • Students who show evidence of leadership, special talents or interests, and other personal qualities through extracurricular activities, volunteer work, and other non-academic pursuits will receive special consideration.

    Along with the application form you MUST send (or have submitted):

  • Transcript of grades (typically sent by your school)
  • Three letters of recommendation, with one being from your Science Coordinator/Teacher. Please use the Teacher Recommendation Letter Coversheet.
  • Recommendation letter and coversheet must be included with the application in sealed envelopes.
  • Non-Refundable $50 Registration fee - Payable by check or wire transfer
    • Please make checks payable to "SUNY Stony Brook",  or include wire transfer receipt in your application package. (Details for wire transfers can be found in the below application form)
Program Costs:

Laboratory usage fee: To Be Announced

Optional Room and Board (Double Occupancy Room + Campus Dining Meal Plan): To Be Announced