Grant Opportunities

The Ilene Gordon Wittels Undergraduate Summer Research Fellowship in Social Psychology

Note: Applications for Summer 2021 will be accepted until March 2, 2021 at 5 pm.

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 6, 2021.

Students who will be rising Brandeis sophomores, juniors, and seniors in Summer 2021, and working in a developmental or social psychology lab as of January 1, 2021 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 March 21, 2021.


Two letters of recommendation from faculty members are required, one of which should be from the supervisor of your summer lab work. Letters of recommendation and transcripts should be sent by email to

For general questions, please contact Sarah Lupis, Psychology Department Coordinator, at

Previous Recipients