Describe the overall goals and purpose of this project. This may include the research question/topic, background, and methods. Be sure to keep this description in language that is accessible to an undergraduate student.
Be as specific as possible so students can understand what types of tasks they might be doing.
List any preferred qualifications or characteristics for students interested in this opportunity. If any of the qualifications are required, be sure to note that in your list, keeping in mind that more requirements here may limit the number of eligible students.
Things that you might include in this section:
1). scheduling requirements (time of mandatory weekly meetings, must be available for 3 hour blocks of time, etc.);
2). characteristics (attention to detail, organized, etc.);
3). interests or professional goals (curiosity about your topic, professional interest in your field, etc.);
4). prerequisite courses.