MSU-USDA Summer Research Experience program now accepting applications

Mississippi State University’s Geosystems Research Institute and College of Veterinary Medicine are  accepting applications for the 2023 Summer Research Experience program.

The program is part of the MSU-USDA Advancing Agricultural Research through High-Performance Computing project and is for masters and Ph.D. students interested in applying high-performance computing within agriculture research. Selected students will spend nine weeks of the summer at MSU working side-by-side with project faculty conducting research in a high-performance computing environment. Students will receive mentorship and participate in a customized curriculum exploring various agriculture and computing topics.

This is an excellent opportunity for students interested in addressing complex agricultural problems and gaining experience in a diverse and rich research environment.

Applications will be accepted through Feb. 17.

Additional program information and an online application can be found at

For more information, email Dixie Cartwright at