Originally Posted by furyshade
What program are you talking about? I did the REU at Harvard last year (worked in computer science department) and knew people from a lot of the other research internships.
I'm not really doing any program, since I'm from Europe and am just trying to fix something up myself that needs to be minimum 5 months.
So what I did was basically e-mail lab leaders at the HSCI and the few that responded I am talking to now.
(Just had a talk with one of them, expected a lot more interview-like but it was just a short talk. No idea what to think of it, there are 4 candidates for 1-2 spots.)