Opportunities by Academic Discipline

Natural Sciences
Social Sciences
Humanities

 

Natural Science Research

Biology and Biomedical Studies Undergraduate Research

Albert Einstein College of Medicine SURP
Associated Colleges of the Midwest
Baylor College of Medicine – Summer Medical and Research Training Program
Blandy Experimental Farm REUhttp://www.bcm.edu/smart/
Boston University Summer Undergraduate Research Fellowship (SURF)
Brandeis Univeristy Program in Cell and Molecular Visualization
California Institute of Technology – Amgen Scholars Program
California Institute of Technology- MURF Undergraduate Research Fellowship http://www.amgenscholars.caltech.edu/index.html
Cancer Disparities Research Internship Program – University of Minnesota, Minneapolis 
The Cancer Prevention & Research Institute of Texas (CPRIT) Scholar Program
Carnegie Mellon University NSF-REU
Christian Brothers University: Minority Health and Health Disparities International Research Training Program
Cinncinnati Children’s Hospital Summer Undergraduate Research Fellowship
Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory
Colorado State University Summer Program in Molecular Biosciences
Columbia University/Barnard College – Amgen Scholars Summer Research Program
CWRU School of Medicine Research Program 
Emory University SURE Program
Environmental Health Internships at the Centers for Disease Control (CDC)
Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research
Gateways to the Laboratory Program-Weill Cornell/Rockefeller/Sloan-Kettering 
Gerstner Sloan-Kettering SURP
Georgia Tech REU Aquatic Ecology
Greehey Children’s Cancer Research Institute Internship
Harvard-MIT Health Sciences and Technology Summer Institute
Harvard Medical School – Summer Research Program
Harvard University Research Program in Forest Ecology
Howard Hughes Medical Institute – Janelia Farm Research Center (Virginia)
Iowa State University Program for Women in Science and Engineering
Jackson Labs (Bar Harbor, Maine)
Jefferson Medical College
Johns Hopkins Summer Internship Program (SIP)
Joslin Research Summer Student Internship
Kansas State University SUROP
Louisiana State University: Summer Undergraduate Research Program
Leadership Alliance Institutes: Summer Research Early Identification Program
Marine Biological Laboratory – Biological Discovery in Woods Hole
Marshfield Clinic Research Internship Program
Mayo Summer Undergraduate Research Fellowship Program (SURF)
Massachusetts Institute of Technology – Amgen Scholars Program
Medical College of Wisconsin Summer Undergraduate Research Program
Medical University of South Carolina – SURP
MetroHealth Summer Scholars Program (Ohio residents only)
Minneapolis Heart Institute
Ohio State Summer Undergraduate Course Creating Excellence in Scientific Study Program
Ohio University Heritage College of Osteopathic Medicine
St. Jude’s Hospital Pediatric Oncology Education (POE) Program
Tri-Institutional MD-PhD Program In New York City
University of Pittsburgh How Science Works Program 

Chemistry Undergraduate Research

California Institute of Technology- Amgen Scholars Program
California Institute of Technology- Undergraduate Research Programs
Center for Enabling Technologies Through Catalysis
Colorado State University Department of Chemistry Summer REU Program
CSULA Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry REU Program
Emory University SURE Program
Georgetown University Chemistry REU
Hope College Research in Chemistry
Furman University Department of Chemistry REU
James Madison University NSF REU
Janelia Undergraduate Scholars (HHMI)
Kansas University Department of Pharmaceutical Chemistry
Kansas University Chemistry REU Program
Kent State Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry Undergraduate REU
Leadership Alliance Institutes: Summer Research-Early Identification Program (SR-EIP)
Mayo Clinic Summer Undergraduate Research Fellowship (SURF)
MIT Amgen-UROP Scholars Program
Montana State University Chemistry and Biochemistry REU
North Carolina State University Department of Chemistry
Northwestern University Materials Research Science and Engineering Center
Sea Grant (Maryland) REU
Stanford University Center on Polymer Interfaces and Macromolecular Assemblies
Syracuse University Department of Chemistry REU
West Virginia University REU in Multifunctional Materials
William and Mary Virginia Institute of Marine Science Summer Intern Program
University of Alabama – Birmingham Crime REU (NSF Summer Research Program)
University of Alabama Department of Chemistry SURP
University of Buffalo Chemistry REU
University of Colorado Summer Multicultural Access to Research Training (SMART) Program
University of Connecticut Department of Chemistry REU Program
University of Memphis NSF REU: Collaborative Chemistry Research
University of Michigan Interdisciplinary REU Program
University of Minnesota LANDO/NSF Summer Research Program
University of Southern Alabama NSF-REU
University of Oregon Materials of Science Institute – Summer Research Program
University of Nebraska – Lincoln: Summer Research Program
US Department of Energy-Mickey Leland Fellowship

Neuroscience Undergraduate Research

Baylor College of Medicine Summer Medical and Research Training Program
Boston University CELEST Program – Computational Neuroscience
California Institute of Technology – Amgen Scholars Program
Center for Behavioral Neuroscience (Atlanta, GA)
Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory
Duke University Behavioral Neuroscience
Georgia State Universtie Center for Behavioral Neuroscience
Indiana University Summer Reserach Experience for Undergraduates in Animal Behavior
Irene & Eric Simon Brain Research Foundation
Jackson Labs (Bar Harbor, Maine)
Jefferson Medical College
LSU (Shreveport) Medical Center Department of Pharmacology, Toxicology, and Neuroscience
MIT Amgen-UROP Scholars Program
Morehouse School of Medicine Neuroscience Institute
National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke (NIH) Summer Program
New York University Center for Neural Science
New York University (Sackler Institute) Summer Undergraduate Research Program
Northern Arizona University Research Experience for Undergraduates in Neural & Behavioral Sciences
Rockefeller University Summer Undergraduate Research Fellowship Program
University at Buffalo “CLIMB UP” program
University of Cincinnati Summer Undergraduate Research Fellowship in Neuroscience
University of Iowa Molecular and Cellular Biology
UMDNJ/Rutgers Summer SURP Program in Neuroscience
University of Minnesota Center for Cognitive Sciences REU
University of Nebraska Medical Center – Department of Pharmacology and Experimental Neuroscience
University of North Dakota REU
University of Oregon Life Sciences Summer Program for Undergraduate Research
University of Pennsylvania Undergraduate Summer Program in Computational Neuroscience
University of Pittsburgh CNUP
University of Rochester Center for Visual Science
University of Rochester Schmitt Center for Integrative Brain Research
University of Toledo Summer Undergraduate Research Fellowship
University of Vermont Department of Anatomy and Neurobiology
University of Colorado SMART Program
West Virginia University Center for Neuroscience

Physics Undergraduate Research

Case Western Reserve University REU Summer Program
California Institute of Technology-Amgen Scholars Program
California Insitute of Technology-MURF Undergraduate Research Fellowships
Fisk REU Summer Program (Nashville, TN)
Leadership Alliance Institutes: Summer Research-Early Identification Program (SR-EIP)
Louisiana State University REU in Physics and Astronomy http://www.cns.nyu.edu/undergrad/surp/
Massachusetts Institute of Technology: Lincoln Laboratory
Summer Research Program in Physics at Hope College
Texas Christian University Department of Physics and Astronomy REU Program in Physics and Astrophysics
University of Colorado SMART Program
University of Nebraska – Lincoln Summer Research Program
University of Notre Dame Department of Physics REU
University of Oregon Materials of Science Institute – Summer Research Program
US Department of Energy- Mickey Leland Fellowship

Mathematics Undergraduate Research

California Institute of Technology- Amgen Scholars Program
California Institute of Technology- MURF Undergraduate Research Fellowships
Emory University SURE Program
Fisk REU Summer Program (Nashville, TN)
Leadership Alliance Institutes: Summer Research-Early Identification Program
Massachusetts Institute of Technology: Lincoln Laboratory
Massachusetts Institute of Technology: Summer Research Program
Miami University Summer Undergraduate Mathematical Sciences Research Institute
Mickey Leland Energy Fellowship
North Carolina State University Summer Institute in Biostatistics
Rockefeller University Summer Undergraduate Research Fellowship Program – includes mathematical biology
Rutgers RISE Program
University of Colorado SMART Program
University of Nebraska – Lincoln Summer Research Program

Engineering Undergraduate Research

California Institute of Technology-Amgen Scholars Program
California Institute of Technology- MURF Undergraduate Research Fellowships
Case Western Science and Engineering Research Program
Center for Injury Biomechanics at Wake Forest University (Biomedical Engineering)
Kansas State University SUROP
Massachusetts Institute of Technology: Amgen-UROP Scholars Program
Leadership Alliance Institutes-Summer Research Early Identification Program (SR-EIP)
Marshfield Clinic Research Internship Program
Massachusetts Institute of Technology: Lincoln Laboratory
Massachusetts Institute of Technology: Summer Research Program
Mayo Summer Undergraduate Research Fellowship Program (SURF)
Mickey Leland Energy Fellowship
NASA Lewis’ Educational and Research Collaboration 
NASA Student Airborne Research Program (SARP)
Northwestern University SROP
SUNY Buffalo School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences (Biomedical Engineering)
University of Colorado SMART Program
University of Nebraska: Lincoln Summer Research Program
University of California: Santa Cruz Summer Undergraduate Research Fellowship

Computer Science Undergraduate Research

Emory University SURE Program
Leadership Alliance Institutes: Summer Research-Early Identification Program
Massachusetts Institute of Technology: Lincoln Laboratory
Rutgers RISE Program
University of Alabama – Birmingham Crime REU (NSF Summer Research Program)
University of California – Santa Cruz Summer Undergraduate Research Fellowship in Information Technology

Exercise Science Undergraduate Research

University of Oregon Summer Program for Undergraduate Research
University of Texas San Antonio Physiology Undergraduate Research Experience (PURE)
Wayne State University Department of Physiology Summer Undergraduate Research Fellowship

Nursing Undergraduate Research

Gunderson Lutheran Medical Foundation Summer Research Intern
Mayo Clinic Summer III Nursing
UCLA School of Nursing Summer Research Program

 

Social Science Research

Psychology Undergraduate Research

American Psychological Association Summer Science Fellowship
Baylor College of Medicine Summer Medical and Research Training Program – includes psychology research
Boston University Summer Term Psychology and Social Policy Track
Boston University Summer Undergraduate Research Fellowship (SURF)
Clemson NSF Summer Program in Applied Psychology
Colorado State University Summer Program on Mind and Brain
Emory University SURE Program
Family Institute at Northwestern University Undergraduate Summer Research Internship Program
Pace University Counseling Center (New York City Campus) – Undergraduate Psychology Summer Internship Program
Indiana University Summer Reserach Experience for Undergraduates in Animal Behavior
Johns Hopkins University Laboratory for Child Development Summer Internship Program
Kansas State University SUROP
Leadership Alliance Institutes: Summer Research-Early Identification Program http://nursing.ucla.edu/body.cfm?id=71
Northern Arizona University Research Experience for Undergraduates in Neural & Behavioral Sciences
Northwestern University SROP
Northwestern Program in Educational Psychology and Applied Developmental Science (EP-ADS) & Education Policy
Oklahoma State University REU
University of Maryland College of Behavioral and Social Sciences Summer Research Initiative to Increase Diversity
University of Minnesota Center for Cognitive Sciences REU
University of Oregon Life Sciences Summer Program for Undergraduate Research
University of Pennsylvania Positive Psychology Center Summer Undergraduate Research Program for Positive Studies
University of South Florida Summer Research Institute
University of Wisconsin-Madison Psychology Research Experience Program (PREP)
University of Virginia Educational Psychology and Applied Developmental Science Summer Undergraduate Research Program

Social Work

Associated Colleges of the Midwest
Leadership Alliance Institutes: Summer Research-Early Identification Program 

Sociology/Anthropology

Emory University SURE Program
Leadership Alliance Institutes: Summer Research-Early Identification Program
Smithsonian Institute Native American Internships – Anthropology/Culture Studies
Associated Colleges of the Midwest

 

Humanities Research

English

Northwestern University SROP
Kansas State University SUROP
UCLA Summer Programs for Undergraduate Research (SPUR)

History

Northwestern University SROP

Philosophy

Northwestern University SROP

Religion

Northwestern University SROP