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Financial Support

SURF participants receive the following financial support:​​

  • The stipend is typically $6600 for an 11-week appointment or $600.00 per week (Note: Students are expected to work 40 hours per week /Monday though Friday.)
  • For in person fellowships, additional limited housing, travel, and commuting stipends are available.
  • For virtual fellowships, housing, travel, and commuting stipends are not available.
  • Payments for stipends will be disbursed electronically by NIST to participants. All participants are required to provide NIST with direct deposit information. 
Created June 2, 2010, Updated November 23, 2022