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Achieving heightened goals - Undergraduates Research in Ecology at the Mountain Research Station

Institution: University of Colorado Boulder

Department: Institute of Arctic and Alpine Research, Mountain Research Station

Disciplines: 

  • Biology

Research Topics/Keywords: 

Biology, ecology, evolution, behavior

URL: http://www.colorado.edu/eeb/EEBprojects/reu/

Application Deadline: March

Award Period: Spring

Award Abstract: http://www.nsf.gov/awardsearch/showAward.do?AwardNumber=1460906

City: Boulder

State: CO

Contact: William Bowman

Email: william.bowman@colorado.edu

Phone: 303-492-2557

Alternative Contact: Michael Breed

Email: michael.breed@colorado.edu

Phone: 303-492-7687

Algorithmic Combinatorics on Words

Institution: University of North Carolina at Greensboro

Disciplines: 

  • Math

Research Topics/Keywords: 

Mathematics, Combinatorics, Algorithms, Theoretical Computer Science, and Programming

URL: http://www.uncg.edu/cmp/reu/application.html

Application Deadline: February

Award Period: Summer

City: Greensboro

State: NC

Contact: Dr. Francine Blanchet-Sadri

Email: blanchet@uncg.edu

Phone: (336) 256-1125

American Chemical Society SCI Scholars Industrial Internship Program

Institution: American Chemical Society

Disciplines: 

  • Chemistry/Biochemistry
  • Physics/Engineering
  • Summer Enrichment Studies

Research Topics/Keywords: 

10-12 week industrial internships for up to 32 college sophomores and juniors. These summer 2018 internships will focus on practical, industry-focused projects. Participating students receive compensation of $6,000-$10,000, plus a $1,000 stipend

URL: https://www.acs.org/content/acs/en/education/students/college/experienceopp/scischolars.html

Application Deadline: Oct1-Nov.30

Email: sci@acs.org

An Advanced Instrumentation Emphasis

Institution: Baylor University

Department: Chemistry & Biochemistry

Disciplines: 

  • Chemistry/Biochemistry

Research Topics/Keywords: 

organic chemistry, physical chemistry, analytical chemistry, biochemistry, inorganic chemistry, geochemistry, environmental chemistry, chemical physics

URL: http://www.baylor.edu/chemistry/index.php?id=91059

Award Abstract: http://www.nsf.gov/awardsearch/showAward.do?AwardNumber=null

City: Waco

State: TX

Contact: Charles Garner

Email: charles_garner@baylor.edu

Phone: 254-710-6862

Alternative Contact: Barbara Rauls

Email: barbara_rauls@baylor.edu

Phone: 254-710-4926

An Interdisciplinary Undergraduate Research Experience in Solar and Space Physics: The University of Colorado and Its Consortium Partners

Institution: University of Colorado Boulder

Department: Lab for Atmospheric and Space Physics

Disciplines: 

  • Physics/Engineering

Research Topics/Keywords: solar physics, space physics, climate science, magnetosphere, heliosphere, upper atmosphere, Sun-Earth system, space weather

URL: http://lasp.colorado.edu/reu/

Application Deadline: March

Award Period: Spring

Award Abstract: http://www.nsf.gov/awardsearch/showAward.do?AwardNumber=0649293

City: Boulder

State: CO

Contact: Dr. Martin Snow

Email: snow@lasp.colorado.edu

Phone: (303) 885-8689

Alternative Contact: Dr. Daniel N Baker

Email: Daniel.Baker@lasp.colorado.edu

Phone: (303) 492-4509

An Interdisplinary Exploration of the Convergence of Science and Engineering : Micro to Nanoscale Materials, Processing, and Devices

Institution: University of Arkansas

Department: Physics Department

Disciplines: 

  • Chemistry/Biochemistry

Research Topics/Keywords: micro to nanoscale engineering (EE, ME,ChE, BioEng, Chemistry, Physics)

URL: https://microep.uark.edu/newwebsite/php_sql_scripts/content.php?initialize=reu_overview

Application Deadline: March

Award Period: Spring

Award Abstract: http://www.nsf.gov/awardsearch/showAward.do?AwardNumber=1359306

City: Fayetteville

State: AK

Contact: Ken Vickers

Email: vickers@uark.edu

Phone: (479) 575-2875

Alternative Contact: Shannon L. Servoss

Email: sservoss@uark.edu

Phone: (479) 575-4502

Andrew W. Mellon Undergraduate Curatorial Fellowship Program and Summer Academy

Institution: The Museum of Fine Arts, Houston

Disciplines: 

  • Anthropology
  • Art History
  • History

Research Topics/Keywords: 

curatorial mentorship, stipend, human culture, 2 year program, diversity

URL: https://www.mfah.org/programs-for/colleges-and-universities/andrew-w-mellon-undergraduate-curatorial-fellowship-program/

Application Deadline: March

Award Period: Summer

Award Abstract: https://www.mfah.org/programs-for/colleges-and-universities/andrew-w-mellon-undergraduate-curatorial-fellowship-program/

City: Houston

State: TX

Email: interns@mfah.org

Applied Math Research Experience - Theory, Applications, and Numerics

Institution: University of Houston-Downtown

Disciplines: 

  • Math

Research Topics/Keywords: Applied Mathematics, Partial Differential Equations

URL: http://www.apple.com/

Application Deadline: April

Award Period: Summer

Award Abstract: http://www.nsf.gov/awardsearch/showAward.do?AwardNumber=1560401

City: Houston

State: TX

Contact: You-Sha Chan

Email: ChanY@uhd.edu

Phone: (713) 226-5567

Applied Social Issues Internship

Institution: Society for the Psychological Study of Social Issues

Disciplines: 

  • Psychology

Research Topics/Keywords: for seniors, covers expenses for research that will directly benefit a community, policy oreiented, must be a member of SPSSI

URL: http://www.spssi.org/index.cfm?fuseaction=page.viewpage&pageid=637

Application Deadline: April

Award Period: Summer

City: Washington

State: DC

Phone: (202) 675-6956

Astronomy at Texas A&M University

Institution: Texas A&M University

Department: Department of Physics and Astronomy

Disciplines: 

  • Physics/Engineering

Research Topics/Keywords: Astronomy and astrophysics, astronomical instrumentation, astronomical observations, McDonald Observatory

URL: http://mitchell.tamu.edu/reu/

Application Deadline: March

Award Period: Fall

Award Abstract: http://www.nsf.gov/awardsearch/showAward.do?AwardNumber=1263034

State: TX

Contact: Dr. Jennifer Marshall

Email: marshall@physics.tamu.edu

Baylor University (CASPER) REU/RET Site Proposal

Institution: Baylor University

Department: Physics

Disciplines: 

  • Physics/Engineering
  • Summer Enrichment Studies

Research Topics/Keywords: Astrophysics, Plasma, Particle, Quantum Space, Superstring and Surface Physics

URL: http://www.baylor.edu/CASPER

Application Deadline: March

Award Period: Spring

Award Abstract: http://www.nsf.gov/awardsearch/showAward.do?AwardNumber=1262031

City: Waco

State: TX

Contact: Truell Hyde

Email: Truell_Hyde@baylor.edu

Phone: (254) 710-6717

BIGData- Big Data Analytics for Cyber-Physical Systems

Institution: New Mexico State University

Department: Computer Science

Disciplines: 

  • Computer Science

Research Topics/Keywords: Data Analytics, Big Data, Cyber-physical Systems, Smart Grids, Visualization, Multi-agent Systems

URL: http://www.cs.nmsu.edu/reu/

Application Deadline: February

Award Period: Spring

Award Abstract: http://www.nsf.gov/awardsearch/showAward.do?AwardNumber=1559723

City: Las Cruces

State: NM

Contact: Huiping Cao

Email: hcao@cs.nmsu.edu

Phone: (575) 646-4600

Alternative Contact: Satyajayant Misra

Email: misra@cs.nmsu.edu

Phone: (575) 646-6256

Biological, Environmental, and Materials Chemistry Research

Institution: Texas A&M University

Department: Chemistry

Disciplines: 

  • Chemistry/Biochemistry

Research Topics/Keywords: Atmospheric chemistry, bioinorganic chemistry, biological chemistry, catalysis, computational chemistry, energy, environment, enzymes, green chemistry, materials chemistry, mechanism, metal-organic frameworks, metabolism, nanotechnology, polymers, sensing, solar, surface, synthesis

URL: http://www.chem.tamu.edu/research/undergraduate/

Application Deadline: July

Award Period: Summer

Award Abstract: http://www.nsf.gov/awardsearch/showAward.do?AwardNumber=1359175

City: College Station

State: TX

Contact: Holly Gaede

Email: hgaede@mail.chem.tamu.edu

Phone: (979) 845-0520

Alternative Contact: Marylin Warren

Email: reu@chem.tamu.edu

Phone: (979) 845-0520

BizVenture

Institution: US Hispanic Chamber of Commerce

Disciplines: 

  • Business/Economics

Research Topics/Keywords: Sponsored by the US Hispanic Chamber of Commerce. A 3-day business competition across the state for student entrepruneurs to pitch ideas; comes with an in-kind scholarship and chance to win three scholarships

URL: https://www.ushccfoundation.org/index.php/pages/bizventure

Application Deadline: Summer

Award Period: Fall

City: Washington

State: D.C.

Contact: Lucero Pina

Email: lpina@ushccf.org

Phone: 214-621-5350

Campaign Bootcamp

Institution: UT

Department: Annettee Strauss Institute

Disciplines: 

  • Political Science

Research Topics/Keywords: campaign, public relations, advertising, budgets, polls, presentations; scholarships to attend

URL: https://moody.utexas.edu/strauss/npf

Application Deadline: Spring

Award Period: Summer

Award Abstract: https://moody.utexas.edu/strauss/npf

City: Austin

State: TX

Contact: Taylor Foody

Email: taylor.foody@austin.utexas.edu

Phone: 512-471-2135

Careers in Politics

Institution: UT

Department: Annettee Strauss Institute

Disciplines: 

  • Political Science

Research Topics/Keywords: politics, leadership, local government, jobs; scholarships to attend

URL: https://moody.utexas.edu/strauss/npf

Application Deadline: Spring

Award Period: Spring

Award Abstract: https://moody.utexas.edu/strauss/npf

City: Austin

State: TX

Contact: Taylor Foody

Email: taylor.foody@austin.utexas.edu

Phone: 512-471-2135

Chemistry Applied to Real World Problems

Institution: Colorado State University

Department: Chemistry

Disciplines: 

  • Chemistry/Biochemistry

Research Topics/Keywords: Materials chemistry, atmospheric and environmental chemistry, polymer chemistry, inorganic chemistry, organic chemistry, physical chemistry, chemical biology

URL: http://www.chem.colostate.edu/reu/

Award Abstract: http://www.nsf.gov/awardsearch/showAward.do?AwardNumber=null

City: Fort Collins

State: CO

Contact: Matt Shores

Email: CHEM_REU@mail.colostate.edu

Phone: (970) 491-7235

Alternative Contact: James Neilson

Phone: (970) 491-2958

Chemistry Applied to Real World Problems - Chemical Sciences

Institution: Colorado State University

Department: Chemistry

Disciplines: 

  • Chemistry/Biochemistry

Research Topics/Keywords: Materials chemistry, atmospheric and environmental chemistry, polymer chemistry, inorganic chemistry, organic chemistry, physical chemistry, chemical biology

URL: http://www.chem.colostate.edu/reu/

Award Abstract: http://www.nsf.gov/awardsearch/showAward.do?AwardNumber=null

City: Fort Collins

State: CO

Contact: Matt Shores

Email: CHEM_REU@mail.colostate.edu

Phone: (970) 491-7235

Alternative Contact: James Neilson

Phone: (970) 491-2958

Climate Impacts in Semi-Arid Regions

Institution: UT Austin

Department: Environmental Science Institute and Center for Research in Water Resources

Disciplines: 

  • Biology
  • Environmental Studies
  • Summer Enrichment Studies

Research Topics/Keywords: Environmental Sciences including geology, biology, ecology, geography, hydrology and engineering

URL: http://www.esi.utexas.edu/education/summer-research-experience-for-undergraduates-reu/

Application Deadline: June

Award Period: Summer

Award Abstract: http://www.nsf.gov/awardsearch/showAward.do?AwardNumber=1560451

City: Austin

State: TX

Contact: Patrick Stafford

Email: reu@esi.utexas.edu

Phone: (512) 471-4974

Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory Undergraduate Research Program

Institution: Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory

Disciplines: 

  • Biology
  • Summer Enrichment Studies

Research Topics/Keywords: 

Cancer biology; Neuroscience; Plant biology; Cellular and molecular biology; Genetics & Genomics; and Quantitative Biology

URL: https://www.cshl.edu/education/undergraduate-research-program/

Application Deadline: June 10th-August 10th, 2019

Award Period: Summer

City: Cold Spring Harbor

State: NY

Email: urpadmin@cshl.edu

Computational and Mathematical Modeling of Complex Systems

Institution: Santa Fe Institute

Disciplines: 

  • Computer Science
  • Math

Research Topics/Keywords: Computational simulations, mathematical modeling, and statistical analysis of data of a physical, biological or social system; testing results against theoretical predictions and real-world data sets.

URL: http://santafe.edu/education/fellowships/undergraduate/undergrad-overview/

Application Deadline: February

Award Period: Spring

Award Abstract: http://www.nsf.gov/awardsearch/showAward.do?AwardNumber=1358567

City: Santa Fe

State: NM

Contact: Juniper Lovato

Email: juniper@santafe.edu

Phone: (505) 946-2726

Alternative Contact: Cristopher D. Moore

Email: moore@santafe.edu

Congressional Fellowships on Women and Public Policy

Institution: Women’s Policy Inc

Disciplines: 

  • Feminist Studies

URL: http://www.wrei.org/

CyberSAFE@UALR: Cyber Security and Forensics Research

Institution: University of Arkansas at Little Rock

Department: Computer Science Department

Disciplines: 

  • Computer Science

Research Topics/Keywords: Cyber security and forensics

URL: https://sites.google.com/a/ualr.edu/cs-reu-site-ualr/

Application Deadline: February

Award Period: Spring

Award Abstract: http://www.nsf.gov/awardsearch/showAward.do?AwardNumber=1359323

City: Little Rock

State: AK

Contact: Mengjun XIe

Email: mxxie@ualr.edu

Phone: (501) 569-8134

Alternative Contact: Kenji Yoshigoe

Email: kxyoshigoe@ualr.edu

Phone: (501) 569-8138

Declarative Approaches to Knowledge Intensive Applications

Institution: Texas Tech University

Department: Computer Science Department

Disciplines: 

  • Computer Science

Research Topics/Keywords: Declarative programming, healthcare, cyber security, energy, software engineering, intelligent systems, space exploration

URL: http://www.cs.ttu.edu/reu-dp

Application Deadline: February

Award Period: Spring

Award Abstract: http://www.nsf.gov/awardsearch/showAward.do?AwardNumber=1359359

City: Lubbock

State: TX

Contact: Yuanlin Zhang

Email: y.zhang@ttu.edu

Phone: (806) 834-7742

Alternative Contact: Akbar Siami Namin

Email: akbar.namin@ttu.edu

Phone: (806) 834-4906

Diversity Fund Undergraduate Registration Award

Institution: Society for Personality and Social Pyschology

Disciplines: 

  • Psychology

Research Topics/Keywords: must be an underepresented student, travel award to SPSP annual conference

URL: http://spsp.org/awards/travel-awards/diversity-fund-undergraduate-travel-award

Application Deadline: Summer

Award Period: Spring

Award Abstract: http://spsp.org/awards/travel-awards/diversity-fund-undergraduate-travel-award

City: Washington

State: DC

Email: meetings@spsp.org

Earthwatch Institute Student Fellowship

Institution: Earthwatch Institute

Disciplines: 

  • Environmental Studies
  • Summer Enrichment Studies

Research Topics/Keywords: global expeditions for free; field work in other countries; focused on endagered animals and habitats; international environmental charity

URL: http://earthwatch.org/Education/Student-Fellowships

Award Period: Summer

City: Boston

State: MA

Email: info@earthwatch.org

Phone: 978-461-0081

Encouraging Students in Science

Institution: University of Arkansas

Department: Chemistry and Biochemistry

Disciplines: 

  • Chemistry/Biochemistry

URL: http://ugresearch.uark.edu/research-opportunities/reu/

Application Deadline: December

Award Period: Fall

Award Abstract: http://www.nsf.gov/awardsearch/showAward.do?AwardNumber=1263119

City: Fayetteville

State: AK

Contact: David Paul

Email: dpaul@uark.edu

Phone: (479) 575-5190

Alternative Contact: Leslie Johnson

Email: ljohnson@uark.edu

Phone: (479) 575-7942

Engineering Applications of Extreme Ultra-Violet (EUV) Laser Light

Institution: Colorado State University

Department: Electrical Engineering

Disciplines: 

  • Computer Science
  • Physics/Engineering

Research Topics/Keywords: X-ray optics, lithography, microscopy, nanotechnology, laser science, electrical and computer engineering, physics

URL: http://euverc.colostate.edu/education/REU/REU.shtml

Application Deadline: February

Award Period: Spring

Award Abstract: http://www.nsf.gov/awardsearch/showAward.do?AwardNumber=1461231

City: Fort Collins

State: CO

Contact: Jorge J. Rocca

Email: rocca@engr.colostate.edu

Phone: (970) 491-8242

Alternative Contact: Robert Bower

Email: Robert.Bower@Colostate.edu

Phone: (970) 491-8565

Extensible Undergraduate Research Experience in Communications Applications (EURECA)

Institution: UT Austin

Department: Electrical and Computer Engineering

Disciplines: 

  • Computer Science

Research Topics/Keywords: Wireless networking, communications, signal processing, image and video processing, control systems

URL: http://www.uteureca.org/

Application Deadline: December

Award Period: Spring

Award Abstract: http://www.nsf.gov/awardsearch/showAward.do?AwardNumber=1559997

City: Austin

State: TX

Contact: Sriram Vishwanath

Email: sriram@ece.utexas.edu

Phone: (512) 471-1190

Field Research in Ecology and Evolutionary Biology

Institution: Rocky Mountain Biological Laboratory

Disciplines: 

  • Biology
  • Summer Enrichment Studies

Research Topics/Keywords: field research, ecology, evolutionary biology, ecological genomics

URL: http://www.rmbl.org/

Application Deadline: March

Award Period: Spring

Award Abstract: http://www.nsf.gov/awardsearch/showAward.do?AwardNumber=1262713

City: Gothic

State: CO

Contact: Ian Billick

Email: director@rmbl.org

Phone: 970-349-7231

Alternative Contact: Jennifer Reithel

Email: sd@rmbl.org

Phone: 970 349 1288

Frontiers in the Chemistry of Materials

Institution: UT Austin

Department: Chemistry

Disciplines: 

  • Chemistry/Biochemistry

Research Topics/Keywords: chemistry, materials

URL: http://fits.cm.utexas.edu/

Application Deadline: January

Award Period: Spring

Award Abstract: http://www.nsf.gov/awardsearch/showAward.do?AwardNumber=1559839

City: Austin

State: TX

Contact: Jenny Brodbelt

Email: jbrodbelt@cm.utexas.edu

Phone: (512) 471-0028

Goldman Sachs Undergraduate Camp for Underrepresented Groups

Institution: Goldman Sachs

Disciplines: 

  • Business/Economics

Research Topics/Keywords: Goldman Sachs Undergraduate Camp is an interactive multi-day program for Black, Latino/Hispanic, Native American and/or first generation college freshmen and sophomores of all majors. This program is designed to expose selected participants to the financial services industry and allow them to explore its numerous career paths. The program features challenging and interactive case studies, group projects, technical and soft skills training, and networking with Goldman Sachs professionals.

URL: http://www.goldmansachs.com/careers/why-goldman-sachs/diversity/diversity-us.html

Application Deadline: April

Award Period: Summer

Goldman Sachs Women’s Leadership Camp

Institution: Golman Sachs

Disciplines: 

  • Business/Economics

Research Topics/Keywords: A multi-day camp introducing women interested in financial services to the vast opportunities at the firm. Participants learn how to navigate the summer intern recruiting process, participate in career workshops and meet with members of the firm’s Women’s Network.

URL: http://www.goldmansachs.com/careers/why-goldman-sachs/diversity/diversity-us.html

Application Deadline: Februrary

Award Period: Summer

Grants for Visual Artists

Institution: The Harpo Foundation

Disciplines: 

  • Art

Research Topics/Keywords: must be an under-recognized artist 21 years or older; submissions must have the potential to expand aesthetic inquiry

URL: http://www.harpofoundation.org/apply/grants-for-visual-artists/

Application Deadline: April

Phone: 325-254-0532

Great Lakes Commission Sea Grant Fellowship

Institution: Great Lakes Comission

Disciplines: 

  • Environmental Studies

Research Topics/Keywords: policy and information/education communities to advance the environmental quality and sustainable economic development goals of the Great Lakes states; undergraduates only, 1 year

URL: http://www.glc.org/about/scholarships-fellowships/

Application Deadline: February

Award Period: Summer

City: Ann Arbor

State: MI

Phone: 734-971-9135

ICPSR Summer Program in Quantitative Methods

Institution: University of Michigan

Department: Institute for Social Research

Disciplines: 

  • Political Science
  • Summer Enrichment Studies

Research Topics/Keywords: data management, thesis and capston preparation, quantitative reseaerch

URL: http://www.icpsr.umich.edu/icpsrweb/content/ICPSR/internship/

Application Deadline: Spring

Award Period: Summer

Award Abstract: http://www.icpsr.umich.edu/icpsrweb/content/ICPSR/internship/

City: Ann Arbor

State: MI

Email: mshukait@umich.edu

Integrative Computational Education and Research Traineeship

Institution: UT Austin

Department: Texas Advanced Computing Center (TACC)

Disciplines: 

  • Computer Science

Research Topics/Keywords: Misfolded proteins, molecular dynamics, RNA-protein, cellular regulation, phenotypes, neuroimaging, computational science, viualization,electromagnetic fields, parallel programming, astrophysics

URL: https://www.tacc.utexas.edu/icert-reu

Application Deadline: March

Award Period: Summer

Award Abstract: http://www.nsf.gov/awardsearch/showAward.do?AwardNumber=1359304

City: Austin

State: TX

Contact: Rosalia Gomez

Email: icertreu@tacc.utexas.edu

Phone: (512) 471-6785

Alternative Contact: Marques Bland

Email: mbland@tacc.utexas.edu

Phone: (512) 475-9296

Interdisciplinary Approach to Sustainable Biobased Products and Energy Development

Institution: Oklahoma State University

Department: Plant and Soil Sciences

Disciplines: 

  • Biology
  • Chemistry/Biochemistry

Research Topics/Keywords: bioenergy, bioproducts, microbiology, biochemistry, plant science, biosystems engineering

URL: http://bioenergycenter.okstate.edu/reu

Application Deadline: July

Award Period: Fall

Award Abstract: http://www.nsf.gov/awardsearch/showAward.do?AwardNumber=1262514

City: Stillwater

State: OK

Contact: Gopal Kakani

Email: v.g.kakani@okstate.edu

Phone: 405-744-4046

Alternative Contact: Laura Crutcher

Email: laura.crutcher@okstate.edu

Phone: 405-744-2389

Interdisciplinary Program in Multi-scale Biological Networks

Institution: Rice University

Department: Biosciences

Disciplines: 

  • Biology

Research Topics/Keywords: biology, biosciences, biomolecules, cell biology, ecology, evolution, physical biology, quantitatie biology, systems biology, synthetic biology

URL: http://ibb.rice.edu/Content.aspx?id=563

Application Deadline: April

Award Period: Summer

Award Abstract: http://www.nsf.gov/awardsearch/showAward.do?AwardNumber=1560097

City: Houston

State: TX

Contact: Jonathan Silberg

Email: joff@rice.edu

Phone: (713) 348-3849

Email: gbennett@rice.edu

Phone: (713) 348-4920

Interdisciplinary Research Experiences in Mechatronics, Robotics, and Automated System Design

Institution: Texas Engineering Equipment Station

Department: Engineering Technology (JT Appt Mech Eng)

Disciplines: 

  • Computer Science

Research Topics/Keywords: Mechanical engineering, electrical & computer engineering , manufacturing engineering, engineering technology, computer science

URL: http://engineering.tamu.edu/graduate/undergraduate-bridges/

Application Deadline: March

Award Period: Spring

Award Abstract: http://www.nsf.gov/awardsearch/showAward.do?AwardNumber=1263293

City: College Station

State: TX

Contact: Sheng-Jen Hsieh

Email: hsieh@tamu.edu

Phone: (979) 845-4985

Investigating the Behaviors of Middle Stone Age Humans in the Horn of Africa

Institution: UT Austin

Disciplines: 

  • Chemistry/Biochemistry

Research Topics/Keywords: archaeology, paleontology, geochronology, geochemistry, geology

URL: http://msaundergradresearch.org/

Application Deadline: December

Award Period: Spring

Award Abstract: http://www.nsf.gov/awardsearch/showAward.do?AwardNumber=1460986

City: Austin

State: TX

Contact: John Kappelman

Email: MSA_REU@austin.utexas.edu

Machine Learning - Theory and Practice

Institution: University of Colorado, Colorado Springs

Department: Computer Science Department

Disciplines: 

  • Computer Science

Research Topics/Keywords: Incremental learning, meta-learning, learning in streams, large-scale learning, natural language processing, intelligent compilers, mobile software testing, biomedical brain signal processing

URL: http://www.cs.uccs.edu/~jkalita/reu.html

Application Deadline: April

Award Period: Summer

Award Abstract: http://www.nsf.gov/awardsearch/showAward.do?AwardNumber=1359275

City: Colorado Springs

State: CO

Contact: Jugal Kalita

Email: jkalita@uccs.edu

Phone: (719) 255-3432

Alternative Contact: Kristen Walcott-Justice

Email: kjustice@uccs.edu

Phone: (719) 255-3670

Mathematical Sciences Research at UT Tyler

Institution: UT Tyler

Department: Mathematics

Disciplines: 

  • Math

Research Topics/Keywords: combinatorics on words, network reliability, and chemical graph theory

URL: http://www.uttyler.edu/math/reu.php

Application Deadline: March

Award Period: Summer

Award Abstract: http://www.nsf.gov/awardsearch/showAward.do?AwardNumber=1359101

City: Tyler

State: TX

Contact: David Milan

Email: dmilan@uttyler.edu

Phone: (903) 566-7198

Modern and Contemporary Art Paid Curatorial Intern

Institution: The Museum of Fine Arts, Houston

Disciplines: 

  • Anthropology
  • Art History
  • History

Research Topics/Keywords: 

contemporary art, curator, paid summer internship, research and special installations

URL: https://www.mfah.org/downloads/5964216d-b2dd-e611-80c9-0050569125fe/view

Application Deadline: March

Award Period: Summer

Award Abstract: https://www.mfah.org/downloads/5964216d-b2dd-e611-80c9-0050569125fe/view

City: Houston

State: TX

Email: interns@mfah.org

Montgomery Summer Research Diversity Fellowships in Law and Social Science for Undergraduate Students

Institution: American Bar Association

Disciplines: 

  • Pre-Law
  • Summer Enrichment Studies

Research Topics/Keywords: empirical research and publication, diversity in law, mutlidisciplinary, summer stipended with career mentor, rising sophomores and juniors

URL: http://www.americanbarfoundation.org/research/Fellowshipopportunities/SummerResearchDiversityFellowshipsinLawandSocialScience.html

Application Deadline: February

Award Period: Summer

Award Abstract: https://apply.interfolio.com/39324

City: Chicago

State: IL

Email: fellowships@ifbd.org

Phone: 312-988-6611

Mount Vernon Leadership Fellows

Institution: George Washington University

Disciplines: 

  • Political Science

Research Topics/Keywords: leadership, capstone project, resume building, networking

URL: http://www.mountvernon.org/site/leadershipfellows/

Application Deadline: October

Award Period: Summer

Award Abstract: http://www.mountvernon.org/site/leadershipfellows/

City: Vernon

State: VA

Email: MVFellowsProgram@mountvernon.org

Multidisciplinary Research Experiences for Undergraduates in the Internet of Things (IoT)

Institution: Texas State University

Department: Computer Science Department

Disciplines: 

  • Computer Science

Research Topics/Keywords: Data mining in IoT, IoT-based robotic systems, User-centric management of IoT, Design and verification of IoT systems

URL: http://reuiot.cs.txstate.edu/

Application Deadline: February

Award Period: Spring

Award Abstract: http://www.nsf.gov/awardsearch/showAward.do?AwardNumber=1358939

City: San Marcos

State: TX

Contact: Anne Ngu

Email: angu@txstate.edu

Phone: (512) 245-3409

Alternative Contact: Bryan Gao

Email: bgao@txstate.edu

Phone: (512) 245-0348

NASA History Program Office

Institution: NASA

Disciplines: 

  • Anthropology
  • Art History
  • History

Research Topics/Keywords: 

social media management, public affairs, manuscript research

URL: https://history.nasa.gov/interncall.htm

Application Deadline: June, October, Febraury

Award Period: All

Award Abstract: https://history.nasa.gov/interncall.htm

State: TX

Contact: Bill Barry

Email: bill.barry@nasa.gov

New Mexico Sevilleta LTER REU Site Program

Institution: University of New Mexico

Department: Department of Biology

Disciplines: 

  • Biology

Research Topics/Keywords: biology, earth and planetary sciences, ecology, geosciences, meteorology

URL: http://sev.lternet.edu/

Application Deadline: May

Award Period: Summer

Award Abstract: http://www.nsf.gov/awardsearch/showAward.do?AwardNumber=1062564

City: Albuquerque

State: NM

Contact: Scott L. Collins

Email: scollins@sevilleta.unm.edu

Phone: 505-277-6303

Alternative Contact: Amaris Swann

Email: amswann@sevilleta.unm.edu

Phone: 505-864-1227

Nuclear Science

Institution: Texas A&M University

Department: Department of Chemistry

Disciplines: 

  • Physics/Engineering

Research Topics/Keywords: Nuclear Science

URL: http://cyclotron.tamu.edu/reu

Application Deadline: January

Award Period: Spring

Award Abstract: http://www.nsf.gov/awardsearch/showAward.do?AwardNumber=1263281

City: College Station

State: TX

Contact: Dr. Sherry J. Yennello

Email: yennello@mail.chem.tamu.edu

Phone: (979) 845-1411

Observing the Ocean

Institution: Texas A&M University

Department: Department of Oceanography

Disciplines: 

  • Chemistry/Biochemistry

Research Topics/Keywords: Oceanography, ocean observing, engineering, physical oceanography, ocean acidification, harmful algal blooms, pollution, chemistry, , gliders, GIS, ocean-atmosphere

URL: http://ocean.tamu.edu/academics/reu/

Application Deadline: March

Award Period: Spring

Award Abstract: http://www.nsf.gov/awardsearch/showAward.do?AwardNumber=1455851

City: College Station, Tx

State: TX

Contact: Dr. Lisa Campbell

Email: OceanREU@geos.tamu.edu

Phone: (979) 845-5706

Ocean and Coastal Research Experiences for Undergraduates (OCEANUS)

Institution: Texas A&M University, Galveston

Disciplines: 

  • Chemistry/Biochemistry

Research Topics/Keywords: biodiversity, systematics, coastal wetlands, climate change, evolution,trophic ecology, biogeochemistry, physical oceanography, paleoclimatology, coastal geology, tsunami modeling, ocean engineering

URL: http://tamug.edu/research/oceanus/

Application Deadline: August

Award Period: Fall

Award Abstract: http://www.nsf.gov/awardsearch/showAward.do?AwardNumber=1560242

City: Galveston

State: TX

Contact: Dr. Elizabeth Borda

Email: bordae@tamug.edu

Phone: (409) 740-4542

Physics and Astrophysics

Institution: Texas Christian University

Department: Physics

Disciplines: 

  • Physics/Engineering

Research Topics/Keywords: Atomic, Molecular, Bio, Chemical, Statistical Physics, Astronomy, Planetary Science

URL: http://www.phys.tcu.edu/REU

Application Deadline: December

Award Period: Spring

Award Abstract: http://www.nsf.gov/awardsearch/showAward.do?AwardNumber=1358770

City: Fort Worth

State: TX

Contact: Peter M. Frinchaboy

Email: p.frinchaboy@tcu.edu

Phone: (817) 257-6387

Physics at The University of Texas at Brownsville

Institution: UT Rio Grande Valley

Department: Department of Physics and Astronomy

Disciplines: 

  • Physics/Engineering

Research Topics/Keywords: Physics, Gravitational Wave Astronomy, Laser and Photonics, Optical Astronomy, Biophysics, Materials Science

URL: http://www.utrgv.edu/reu

Application Deadline: March

Award Period: Spring

Award Abstract: http://www.nsf.gov/awardsearch/showAward.do?AwardNumber=1461237

City: Brownsville

State: TX

Contact: Mr. Robert Stone

Email: robert.stone@utrgv.edu

Phone: (956) 882-6655

Physics/JILA

Institution: University of Colorado Boulder

Department: Department of Physics

Disciplines: 

  • Physics/Engineering

Research Topics/Keywords: Atomic, Molecular, Optical and Condensed Matter Physics

URL: http://www.colorado.edu/physics/Web/reu

Application Deadline: March

Award Period: Spring

Award Abstract: http://www.nsf.gov/awardsearch/showAward.do?AwardNumber=1560023

City: Boulder

State: CO

Contact: Christopher G. Haddad

Email: Christopher.g.haddad@Colorado.edu

Phone: (303) 492-1685

Plublius Fellowship

Institution: Claremont Institute

Disciplines: 

  • Political Science

Research Topics/Keywords: conservative, constitutionality, seniors and recent grads

URL: http://www.claremont.org/featured/publius-fellowship/

Application Deadline: Februrary

Award Period: Summer

Award Abstract: https://form.jotform.com/52673879915978?

City: Upland

State: CA

Political Studies and Summer Courses

Institution: Hertog Foundation

Disciplines: 

  • Political Science
  • Summer Enrichment Studies

Research Topics/Keywords: educational training, american history, philosophy

URL: https://hertogfoundation.org/programs/political-studies

Application Deadline: Februrary

Award Period: Summer

Award Abstract: https://hertogfoundation.org/programs/political-studies

City: Washington

State: DC

Politicorps Fellows

Institution: PolitiCorps

Disciplines: 

  • Political Science
  • Summer Enrichment Studies

Research Topics/Keywords: campaigning, fieldwork, public outreach, progressive

URL: http://politicorps.org/apply/

Application Deadline: January

Award Period: Summer

Award Abstract: http://politicorps.org/summer/

City: Portland

State: OR

Contact: Amy Kessler

Email: amy@busproject.org

Phone: 503-233-3018

Pre-professional Teacher Residency Program

Institution: Breakthrough Collaborative

Disciplines: 

  • Education

Research Topics/Keywords: paid program for undergraduates. nine-week residency, teaching fellows receive over 100 hours of teaching and leadership training, including 75 hours of lead classroom experience.

URL: http://www.breakthroughcollaborative.org/learn/programs

Application Deadline: October

Award Period: Summer

City: Oakland

State: CA

Email: info@breakthroughcollaborative.org

Phone: (415) 442-0600

Program in Biorefining and Biofuels

Institution: University of Colorado

Department: Department of Chemical Engineering

Disciplines: 

  • Biology
  • Chemistry/Biochemistry

Research Topics/Keywords: Renewable/Sustainable Energy, Chemical & Biological Engineering, Chemistry, Molecular Biology

URL: http://www.c2b2web.org/7JobsUnd_REU.php

Application Deadline: March

Award Period: Spring

Award Abstract: http://www.nsf.gov/awardsearch/showAward.do?AwardNumber=1261303

City: Boulder

State: CO

Contact: Alan Weimer

Email: Alan.Weimer@Colorado.edu

Phone: (303) 492-3759

Program in Molecular Biosciences

Institution: Colorado State University

Department: Biochemistry and Molecular Biology

Disciplines: 

  • Biology
  • Chemistry/Biochemistry

Research Topics/Keywords: biochemistry, neurobiology, cell biology, infectious diseases, structural biology, plant biology, cardiac biology, DNA repair, radiation biology, gene regulation, chromatin, development

URL: http://www.bmb.colostate.edu/reu.cfm

Application Deadline: March

Award Period: Spring

Award Abstract: http://www.nsf.gov/awardsearch/showAward.do?AwardNumber=1460507

City: Fort Collins

State: CO

Contact: Paul Laybourn

Email: Paul.Laybourn@ColoState.edu

Phone: 970-491-5100

Alternative Contact: Shing Ho

Email: Shing.Ho@ColoState.EDU

Phone: 970-491-0569

Program in Structural Biology

Institution: University of Oklahoma

Department: Chemistry and Biochemistry

Disciplines: 

  • Biology

Research Topics/Keywords: Structural biology

URL: http://www.ou.edu/content/cas/chemistry/undergraduate-programs/summer-research-programs/2015-nsf-reu-in-structural-biology.html

Application Deadline: July

Award Period: Fall

Award Abstract: http://www.nsf.gov/awardsearch/showAward.do?AwardNumber=1359457

City: Norman

State: CO

Contact: Paul Sims

Email: psims@ou.edu

Phone: (405) 325-1324

Alternative Contact: Anthony Burgett

Email: anthony.burgett@ou.edu

Phone: (405) 325-3551

Psychology Student Travel Award

Institution: Council on Undergraduate Research

Disciplines: 

  • Psychology

Research Topics/Keywords: $250 travel grant to present at regional or national conferences, university or nominating faculty member must be part of Council on Undergraduate Research

URL: Psychology Student Travel Award

Application Deadline: September

Award Period: Spring

Award Abstract: http://members.cur.org/members_online/submissions/substart.asp?action=welcome&cid=200

Contact: Judith Grisel

Email: j.grisel@bucknell.edu

Public Art Residency Grant

Institution: Women’s Studio Workshop

Disciplines: 

  • Art

Research Topics/Keywords: four weeks summer residency; four-week residency for women artists to create new public art projects along the Wallkill Valley Rail Trail, which runs directly in front of WSW from Kingston to New Paltz. Temporary outdoor sculpture, installation, or intervention will be considered; must submit 10 art sample pieces

URL: http://www.wsworkshop.org/residencies/rosendale-cultural-crossroads-residency-grant/

Application Deadline: October

Award Period: Summer

City: Rosendale

State: NY

Email: info@wsworkshop.org

Phone: (845) 658-9133

Public Service Fellows Internship

Institution: Partnership for Public Service

Disciplines: 

  • Political Science
  • Summer Enrichment Studies

Research Topics/Keywords: D.C., event planning, research, outreach, government affairs, compensation

URL: https://ourpublicservice.org/about-us/internship-program.php

Application Deadline: rolling submission

Award Period: rolling

Award Abstract: https://ourpublicservice.org/about-us/internship-program.php

Contact: Amanda Blatnik

Email: fellows@ourpublicservice.org

Phone: 202-775-9111

Puffin Foundation Grant

Institution: Puffin Foundation

Disciplines: 

  • Art

Research Topics/Keywords: must focus on music, photography or theater for 2018; must be art that educates on topical issues like social justice, civil rights, environment. Preference given to emerging artists

URL: http://www.puffinfoundation.org/grants-info/faq.html

Application Deadline: December

Award Period: rolling

City: Teaneck

State: NJ

Email: info@puffinfoundation.org

Phone: 201-836-3400

Ralph Bunch Summer Institute Program

Institution: Duke University

Department: Political Science

Disciplines: 

  • Political Science
  • Summer Enrichment Studies

Research Topics/Keywords: doctorial studies, underpresented groups, race and politics, grad school prep, minorities

URL: http://www.apsanet.org/rbsi-programinfo

Application Deadline: January

Award Period: Summer

Award Abstract: http://www.apsanet.org/rbsi-apply

City: Durham

State: NC

Contact: Kimberly Mealy

Email: diversityprograms@apsanet.org.

Renewal of REU Site in Physics and Astronomy at Texas A&M University-Commerce

Institution: Texas A&M University

Department: Physics

Disciplines: 

  • Physics/Engineering

Research Topics/Keywords: Astrophysics, Astronomy, Computational Physics, Engineering Physics, Optics, Materials Sciences and Nuclear Physics

URL: http://www.tamuc.edu/physics

Application Deadline: March

Award Period: Spring

Award Abstract: http://www.nsf.gov/awardsearch/showAward.do?AwardNumber=1359409

City: Commerce

State: TX

Contact: Dr. Bao-An Li

Email: Bao-An.Li@Tamuc.edu

Phone: (903) 886-5478

Research Experiences for Undergraduates in Climate Science

Institution: Colorado State University

Department: Atmospheric Science

Disciplines: 

  • Chemistry/Biochemistry

Research Topics/Keywords: atmospheric science, atmospheric chemistry, air quality, severe storms, mesoscale meteorology, remote sensing, climate dynamics, climate modeling, atmospheric dynamics

URL: http://kiwi.atmos.colostate.edu/esmei/reu.html

Application Deadline: April

Award Period: Spring

Award Abstract: http://www.nsf.gov/awardsearch/showAward.do?AwardNumber=1461270

City: Fort Collins

State: CO

Contact: Melissa Burt

Email: mburt@atmos.colostate.edu

Phone: (970) 491-8706

Research Experiences in Algorithm Design and Analysis for Students in Undergraduate Institutions

Institution: University of Houston-Downtown

Department: Computer and Mathematical Sciences

Disciplines: 

  • Computer Science

Research Topics/Keywords: Natural language processing and knowledge acquisition, semantic association rule analysis, high performance computing, spatial data mining, automatic mapping of planetary surfaces

URL: http://cms.uhd.edu/reu/

Application Deadline: April

Award Period: Summer

Award Abstract: http://www.nsf.gov/awardsearch/showAward.do?AwardNumber=1262928

City: Houston

State: TX

Contact: Shengli Yuan

Email: yuans@uhd.edu

Phone: (713) 221-8572

Research Experiences in Information Centric Engineering (ICE)

Institution: Oklahoma State University

Department: Industrials Engineering

Disciplines: 

  • Computer Science

Research Topics/Keywords: Industrial/Mechanical Engineering, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science

URL: https://vrice.okstate.edu/content/nsf-reu

Application Deadline: July

Award Period: Summer

Award Abstract: http://www.nsf.gov/awardsearch/showAward.do?AwardNumber=1359297

City: Stillwater

State: OK

Contact: J. Cecil

Email: j.cecil@okstate.edu

Phone: (405) 744-9131

Research Travel Grant Program

Institution: Gerald R. Ford Presdiential Foundation

Department: Library

Disciplines: 

  • Anthropology
  • Art History
  • History

Research Topics/Keywords: 

cold war, archives, museum, prsident ford, 1960s/70s politics

URL: https://www.fordlibrarymuseum.gov/library/foundationgrants.asp

Application Deadline: March, September

Award Period: rolling

Award Abstract: https://www.fordlibrarymuseum.gov/library/foundationgrants.asp

City: Ann Arbor

State: MI

Contact: Mark Fischer

Phone: (734) 205-0558

REU/RET Physics site at the University of Oklahoma

Institution: University of Oklahoma

Department: Physics and Astronomy

Disciplines: 

  • Physics/Engineering

Research Topics/Keywords: Theoretical and experimental work in astrophysics, atomic and molecular physics, condensed matter physics and high energy physics

URL: http://www.nhn.ou.edu/reuhome/

Application Deadline: March

Award Period: Spring

Award Abstract: http://www.nsf.gov/awardsearch/showAward.do?AwardNumber=1359417

City: Norman

State: OK

Contact: Michael Strauss

Email: reuphy@nhn.ou.edu

Phone: (405) 325-3961

Robert Dole Travel Grant

Institution: Dole Institute of Politics

Disciplines: 

  • Political Science

Research Topics/Keywords: travel, research funding, library

URL: https://dolearchives.ku.edu/grants

Application Deadline: rolling submission

Award Period: rolling

Award Abstract: https://dolearchives.ku.edu/grants

City: Lawerence

State: KS

Contact: Sarah D’Antonio

Email: sdantonio@ku.edu

Phone: 785-864-1405

Secure Software Testing for Web and Mobile Applications: Research Experience for Undergraduates

Institution: University of North Texas

Department: Computer Science and Engineering

Disciplines: 

  • Computer Science

Research Topics/Keywords: Software Testing, Security, Web Applications, Mobile Applications

URL: http://www.cse.unt.edu/~reneebryce/Renee_Bryce/REU.html

Application Deadline: January

Award Period: Spring

Award Abstract: http://www.nsf.gov/awardsearch/showAward.do?AwardNumber=1461065

City: Denton

State: TX

Contact: Renee Bryce

Email: Renee.Bryce@unt.edu

Phone: (940) 565-4176

Alternative Contact: Hassan Takabi

Email: Hassan.Takabi@unt.edu

Phone: (940) 565-2385

Significant Opportunities in Atmospheric Research and Science (SOARS)

Institution: University Corporation for Atmospheric Research

Department: National Center for Atmospheric Research

Disciplines: 

  • Physics/Engineering

Research Topics/Keywords: Atmospheric Science, solar physics, computational methods

URL: http://www.soars.ucar.edu/

Application Deadline: June

Award Period: Summer

Award Abstract: http://www.nsf.gov/awardsearch/showAward.do?AwardNumber=0618847

City: Boulder

State: CO

Contact: Rebecca Haacker

Email: rhaacker@UCAR.edu

Phone: (303) 497-8623

Smart Engery and Smart Systems: Enabling the future through Electrical & Computer Engineering

Institution: Texas Engineering Equipment Station

Disciplines: 

  • Computer Science
  • Physics/Engineering

Research Topics/Keywords: Smart Energy and Smart Systems, Electrical and Computer Engineering

URL: http://www.ece.tamu.edu/~reu/

Application Deadline: April

Award Period: Summer

Award Abstract: http://www.nsf.gov/awardsearch/showAward.do?AwardNumber=1062603

City: College Station

State: TX

Contact: Deepa Kunder

Email: deepa@ece.tamu.edu

Phone: (979) 862-8684

Alternative Contact: Karen L. Butler-Purry

Email: klbutler@tamu.edu

Phone: (979) 847-9048

Software Safety: Research, Practice and a Path Forward

Institution: University of Texas at Dallas

Department: Computer Science

Disciplines: 

  • Computer Science

Research Topics/Keywords: software safety,quality assurance, verification and validation, cost effectiveness,safety standard and evolution

URL: http://paris.utdallas.edu/reu

Application Deadline: January

Award Period: Spring

Award Abstract: http://www.nsf.gov/awardsearch/showAward.do?AwardNumber=1461149

City: Richardson

State: TX

Contact: Eric Wong

Email: ewong@utdallas.edu

Phone: (972) 883-6619

Subtropical Marine Ecosystems

Institution: UT Austin

Disciplines: 

  • Chemistry/Biochemistry

Research Topics/Keywords: Coastal studies, physical oceanography; marine and estuarine ecology, Marine fisheries science, Mariculture, Biogeochemistry, Plankton, Benthic invertebrates, Climate studies, Molecular methods

URL: http://reu.utmsi.utexas.edu/

Application Deadline: March

Award Period: Spring

Award Abstract: http://www.nsf.gov/awardsearch/showAward.do?AwardNumber=1358890

State: TX

Contact: Dr. Deana Erdner

Email: UTMSI.REU@gmail.com

Phone: (361) 749-6719

Summer Program in Chihuahuan Desert Biodiversity

Institution: UT El Paso

Department: Biological Sciences

Disciplines: 

  • Biology
  • Summer Enrichment Studies

Research Topics/Keywords: biology, biosciences, ecology, evolution, plant, herpetology, ecosystem, aquatic, desert, biodiversity, invertebrate, genetics, disease, neuroscience

URL: http://science.utep.edu/cdb-reu

Application Deadline: April

Award Period: Summer

Award Abstract: http://www.nsf.gov/awardsearch/showAward.do?AwardNumber=1560184

City: El Paso

State: TX

Contact: Michael Moody

Email: mlmoody@utep.edu

Phone: (915) 747-5087

Alternative Contact: Jerry Johnson

Email: jjohnson@utep.edu

Phone: (915) 747-6984

Summer Program in Quantitative Methods of Social Research

Institution: Inter-University Consortium for Political and Social Research

Disciplines: 

  • Summer Enrichment Studies

Research Topics/Keywords: four-week sessions on all methdology types, or five-day statistics workshop, for all undergraduates

URL: http://www.icpsr.umich.edu/icpsrweb/sumprog/

Application Deadline: Spring

Award Period: Summer

City: Ann Arbor

State: MI

Email: sumprog@icpsr.umich.edu

Phone: (734) 763-7400

Summer Research Program in Physics

Institution: University of Arkansas

Department: Physics

Disciplines: 

  • Physics/Engineering
  • Summer Enrichment Studies

Research Topics/Keywords: Nano-materials and Condensed Matter,Photonics, Lasers, and Quantum Optics, Soft Condensed Matter and Biophysics

URL: http://www.uark.edu/ua/physreu/indexREU.html

Application Deadline: February

Award Period: Spring

Award Abstract: http://www.nsf.gov/awardsearch/showAward.do?AwardNumber=1460754

City: Fayetteville

State: AK

Contact: Reeta Vyas

Email: physreu@uark.edu

Phone: (479) 575-6569

Alternative Contact: Surendra Singh

Phone: (479) 575-5930

Summer Undergraduate Research Program in Biochemistry

Institution: Texas A&M University

Department: Biochemistry and Biophysics

Disciplines: 

  • Biology
  • Chemistry/Biochemistry
  • Summer Enrichment Studies

Research Topics/Keywords: biochemistry/molecular biology/genomics/proteomics/enzymology/structural biology/gene expression/membrane structure/developmental biology

URL: http://aglifesciences.tamu.edu/biochemistry/academics/summer-undergraduate-research-in-biochemistry/

Application Deadline: March

Award Period: Summer

Award Abstract: http://www.nsf.gov/awardsearch/showAward.do?AwardNumber=1358941

City: College Station

State: TX

Contact: Gary Kunkel

Email: g-kunkel@tamu.edu

Phone: 979-845-6257

Alternative Contact: Mary Bryk

Email: bryk@tamu.edu

Phone: 979-862-2294

Surface Engineering for Sensing, Energy and Nanoelectronics

Institution: University of Texas at Dallas

Department: Department of Materials Science and Engineering

Disciplines: 

  • Chemistry/Biochemistry

Research Topics/Keywords: nanotechnology, surface chemistry, energy harvesting, sensing and smart materials

URL: http://mse.utdallas.edu/REU/index.html

Application Deadline: February

Award Period: Spring

Award Abstract: http://www.nsf.gov/awardsearch/showAward.do?AwardNumber=1460654

City: Richardson

State: TX

Contact: Tonya Griffin

Email: REU@utdallas.edu

Synergistic Studies of Honey Bees in the Republic of Turkey

Institution: University of Central Oklahoma

Department: Biology

Disciplines: 

  • Biology

Research Topics/Keywords: biology, biosciences, bees, behavior, integrative, international, pollination, ecology, Turkey, Greece

URL: http://www.uco.edu/cms/reu

Application Deadline: February

Award Period: Summer

Award Abstract: http://www.nsf.gov/awardsearch/showAward.do?AwardNumber=1560389

City: Edmond

State: OK

Contact: Lisa Kern

Email: lkern@uco.edu

Phone: 405) 974-5150

Alternative Contact: Charles Abramson

Email: charles.abramson@okstate.edu

Phone: (405) 744-7492

Teach for America Accelerate Fellowship

Institution: Teach for America

Disciplines: 

  • Education

Research Topics/Keywords: for juniors and seniors, paid-seven weeks summer experience rotating among three locations across the country doing community-based projects

URL: https://www.teachforamerica.org/fellowship/accelerate-fellowship

Application Deadline: February

Award Period: Summer

Texas Civics Ambassadors Program

Institution: UT

Department: Annettee Strauss Institute

Disciplines: 

  • Political Science

Research Topics/Keywords: nonpartisan, grassroots, civic engagment, campus coordinator, team buidling, leadership workshop, rsearch project

URL: https://moody.utexas.edu/strauss/npf/texas-civic-ambassadors-program

Application Deadline: Spring

Award Period: Fall

Award Abstract: https://moody.utexas.edu/strauss/npf/texas-civic-ambassadors-program

City: Austin

State: TX

Contact: Taylor Foody

Email: taylor.foody@austin.utexas.edu

Phone: 512-471-2135

The Fund for Latino Scholarship

Institution: American Political Science Assoc.

Disciplines: 

  • Political Science

Research Topics/Keywords: travel or research grant, Lantino politics concentration

URL: http://www.apsanet.org/PROGRAMS/Diversity-Inclusion-Programs/Fund-for-Latino-Scholarship

Application Deadline: June

Award Period: Fall

Award Abstract: http://www.apsanet.org/PROGRAMS/Diversity-Inclusion-Programs/Fund-for-Latino-Scholarship

Email: latinofund@apsanet.org.

Truman Scholarship

Institution: Truman Scholarship Foundation

Disciplines: 

  • Political Science

Research Topics/Keywords: juniors, national competition, public service careers

URL: https://www.truman.gov/candidates/how-become-truman-scholar/

Application Deadline: February

Award Period: April

Award Abstract: https://www.truman.gov/contact-us

City: Wahington

State: D.C.

Contact: David Gaines

Email: gainesd@southwestern.edu

Undergraduate Education Research Training Workshop

Institution: American Education Research Assoc.

Disciplines: 

  • Education

Research Topics/Keywords: This workshop is designed to build the talent pool of undergraduate students who plan to pursue doctorate degrees in education research or in disciplines and fields that examine education issues. Applicants are sought who have potential and interest in pursuing careers as education researchers, faculty members, or other professionals who contribute to the research field.

URL: http://www.aera.net/Professional-Opportunities-Funding/AERA-Funding-Opportunities/Undergraduate-Student-Education-Research-Training

Application Deadline: December

Award Period: Spring

Contact: George Wimberly

Email: fellowships@aera.net

Phone: 202-238-3200

Undergraduate Research Experience in Multimedia Data Analytics.

Institution: University of Houston

Department: Department of Computer Science

Disciplines: 

  • Computer Science
  • Summer Enrichment Studies

Research Topics/Keywords: Data Analytics, Computational Science, Machine Learning, Cybersecurity

URL: http://www.cs.uh.edu/reu

Application Deadline: April

Award Period: Summer

Award Abstract: http://www.nsf.gov/awardsearch/showAward.do?AwardNumber=1359199

City: Houston

State: TX

Contact: Stephen Huang

Email: shuang@cs.uh.edu

Phone: (713) 743-3338

Alternative Contact: Ernst L. Leiss

Email: coscel@cs.uh.edu

Phone: (713) 743-3359

Undergraduate Research in the Mathematical Sciences and Their Applications

Institution: Texas A&M University

Department: Mathematics

Disciplines: 

  • Math

Research Topics/Keywords: 1st Program involves math bio with emphasis on applications to complex ecosystems, infectious and other diseases. 2nd: theory and application of wavelets. 3rd: comp algebra and algebraic geometry.

URL: http://www.math.tamu.edu/REU/

Application Deadline: January

Award Period: Summer

Award Abstract: http://www.nsf.gov/awardsearch/showAward.do?AwardNumber=1460766

City: College Station

State: TX

Contact: J. Maurice Rojas

Email: rojas@math.tamu.edu

Phone: (979) 845-7554

Alternative Contact: Anne Shiu

Email: annejls@math.tamu.edu

Undergraduate Research Opportunities at the Interface of Computational and Experimental Chemistry

Institution: University of North Texas

Department: Department of Chemistry

Disciplines: 

  • Chemistry/Biochemistry

Research Topics/Keywords: computational chemistry, computational-experimental collaborative research, catalysis, materials chemistry, solar energy, forensic chemistry, multidisciplinary research

URL: https://chemistry.unt.edu/nsf-reu-program

Award Abstract: http://www.nsf.gov/awardsearch/showAward.do?AwardNumber=null

City: Denton

State: TX

Contact: LeGrande M. Slaughter

Email: legrande@unt.edu

Phone: (940) 565-4350

Alternative Contact: Shawn Adams

Email: chem-reu@unt.edu

Phone: (940) 565-4372

UTEP-ROCCS (University of Texas at El Paso - Research Opportunities for Community College Students)

Institution: UT El Paso

Department: Department of Geological Sciences

Disciplines: 

  • Chemistry/Biochemistry

Research Topics/Keywords: Geology (Structural Geology, Mineralogy, Sedimentology, Geochemistry, Environmental), Geophysics and Geoscience Education

URL: http://science.utep.edu/utep-roccs/

Application Deadline: May

Award Period: Fall

Award Abstract: http://www.nsf.gov/awardsearch/showAward.do?AwardNumber=1559716

City: El Paso

State: TX

Contact: Dr. Diane Doser

Email: utep-roccs@utep.edu

Phone: (915) 747-5851

Wahington DC Program

Institution: The Washinton Center/Florida State University

Disciplines: 

  • Political Science

Research Topics/Keywords: capstone, federal agencies, lecture series, academic credit, volunteerism, portfolio building

URL: http://www.twc.edu/Internships/Washington%2C%20D.C.%20Program/internship-experience

Application Deadline: rolling submission

Award Period: rolling

Award Abstract: http://www.twc.edu/internships/washington-dc-programs/how-to-apply

City: Washington

State: DC

Email: info@twc.edu

Young Adult Programs - Conservation

Institution: Student Conservation Association

Disciplines: 

  • Environmental Studies
  • Summer Enrichment Studies

Research Topics/Keywords: open to those 18 years and older, expense-paid 4-12 month internships including summer programs in: site operations, education, natural resource management, recreation management, cultural and historical resource management, GIS, Sustainability, trails, and wildlife management

URL: https://www.thesca.org/serve/young-adult-programs

Application Deadline: rolling submission

Award Period: rolling

City: Arlington

State: VA

Phone: 703.524.2441