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Are you looking for a paid summer internship that will help prepare you for graduate school in the humanities, social sciences or fine arts? Are you willing to devote yourself full-time to that goal during 10 weeks this coming summer? The Moore Undergraduate Research Apprentice Program (MURAP) is seeking applications for its Summer 2014 program (May 25–July 31, 2014). Beginning on November 4, 2013, applications will be available on our website. The deadline for submissions is February 7, 2014. Eligible students must be

  • rising juniors or seniors with at least 12 hours left to complete their degree as of end of Spring 2014
  • interested in pursuing PhDs in the Social Sciences, Humanities or Fine Arts with the goal of teaching at the college or university level
  • members of an ethnic minority or have a proven commitment to diversity
  • able to stay in Chapel Hill and reside with the rest of the cohort in on-campus housing during this intensive 10-week program (participants may not be enrolled in summer school or sign up to take courses online or hold a job)
  • There will be an information session held on Wednesday, October 23rd and November 19th from 7–8pm in the Sonja Haynes Stone Center, Suite 305. Interested students are encouraged to attend. For additional information, please consult our website:

If you have additional questions or concerns, please contact Marissa Garcia, MURAP Program Coordinator, at