Now seeking MS and PhD students to conduct hydrological and sociocultural research in El Salvador. Apply now!

Join us at 6:00 pm (Eastern) on Wednesday, January 19th to learn more! Application deadline: February 4, 2022. 

We will host an informational webinar to provide an overview of the program and an opportunity to answer any questions before the application deadline. Join the webinar via this Zoom link. The presentation will be recorded and posted to the website for later viewing.


Michigan Technological University (MTU), the Consortium of Universities for the Advancement of Hydrologic Science, Inc. (CUAHSI), and Lutheran World Relief (LWR) received support from the National Science Foundation – International Research Experience for Students program to investigate agricultural community adaptations to extreme hydrometeorological events in El Salvador.

When and Where

Accepted students will participate in an 8-week summer research experience in select communities of El Salvador from mid June 15 – early August, 2022.

Student Eligibility

We seek students with interdisciplinary research interests in hydrological and social science backgrounds. Students must be full-time graduate students (incoming is acceptable) and US citizens.


All travel expenses (subject to university and NSF Policies) will be provided and a $2,000 stipend to those who complete the experience.


Please contact Dr. Luke Bowman at [email protected] with questions.



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