Important Dates

Application and Overall Timeline

1 March Applications due, to guarantee full consideration
8 March Letters of Recommendation due, to guarantee full consideration
9-16 March Selection process
1 April Notification deadline 
April-May Preparation and background reading
June-August 10-week program.

Program Timeline

Week 1 Teaming, expectations; Training in software and simulation tools
Week 2 Software defined radio, cognitive radios, spiral development processes, how to use the CATVehicle
Week 3-4 Project Kickoff: development of project details, requirements elicitation, initial prototype development
Week 5-9 Project implementation, weekly meetings, milestone updates
Week 10 Project verification and delivery. Creation of final video, letters of recommendation and commendation, final project session.

Throughout the 10-week program, social gatherings and other activities will take place. You can find out more about what's going on in Tucson here.