Grant Opportunities

The Irene Gordon Wittels Undergraduate Summer Research Fellowship
in Social Psychology

This fellowship program was established to enhance research opportunities for undergraduate students working in Psychology Labs with a focus on social or developmental topics. The Summer Research Fellowship will run from June 1 to August 18, 2017. 

Award amount: $3,000

DEADLINE: Friday, March 10, 2017 at 5 pm.
Please submit applications and all supporting materials by this date.

Students who will be rising Brandeis sophomores, juniors, and seniors in summer 2017, and working in a social psychology lab as of January 1, 2017 are eligible to apply. Recipients must be Psychology majors and are expected to be in residence during the period mentioned above.

Awardees will be announced by April 3, 2017.


Letters of recommendation and transcripts should be sent by email to:

For general questions, please contact Courtney Desisto, Brandeis Psychology Department Coordinator, at

Previous Recipients:
Clara Gray (2014, Wolf Lab)
Nicole Cardona (2014, Knight Lab)
Dena Goldblatt (2015, Rohleder Lab)
Chloe Newlon (2016, Gutchess Lab)