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Summer Research Opportunities

Many educational institutions offer summer research programs for undergraduates. Choose one of the following career areas to find links to opportunities in your field.

Life Science & Health Technology & Physical Science

Academy of Natural Sciences of Philadelphia 
American Physiological Society Summer Research Fellowship 
American Society for Microbiology 
Berkeley Summer Research Opportunity Program 
BioInformatics Summer Institute - CSU,  Los Angeles 
BioInformatics Summer Institute-Univ. of Minnesota
 
California Academy of Sciences 
CA Institute for Telecomm. & Information Tech (CalIT) 
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
 
Elizabeth Glaser Pediatric Aids Foundation  
Great Lakes Research Experience for Undergraduates  
Hudson River Foundation Fellowship 
Mathematical & Theoretical Biology Institute 
Mayo Summer Undergraduate Research Fellowship Program  
Mount Sinai SURP Program
NIH Heart, Lung & Blood Institute 
NOAA Northeast Fisheries Science Center 
Office of Naval Research 
Ohio College of Podiatric Medicine Internship Program 
Pasteur Foundation 
Princeton Summer Undergrad Research Program 
San Diego Life Science Summer Institute 
Santa Fe Institute 
Scripps Research Institute 
Sloan-Kettering Summer Undergrad Research Prog.  
Student Conservation Association 
Texas A&M University Summer Research Program 
Travelers Summer Research Program 
UCLA Summer Programs for Undergraduate Research 
UCSD Amgen Scholars 
UCSF Summer Research Training Program 
Univ. of Chicago HHMI Summer Research Fellowship 
Univ. of Connecticut Summer Research 
Univ. of Iowa Medical Scientist Training Program 
Univ. of Oregon Summer Prog. in Undergrad Research   
University of Texas Summer Research Program 
Univ. of Virginia Summer Research Internship Program  
Yale University SURF Program

DATABASES

HHMI Database of Research Opportunities 
NSF Research Experience for Undergraduates 
NIH Summer Internship Prog.-Biomedical Research
Undergraduate Research Portal

American Mathematical Society REU Links 
Berkeley Summer Research Opportunity Program 
California Institute for Telecommunications & Information Technology (CalIT) 
Caltech MURF Fellowships Program 
Center for Computational Quantum Chemistry 
Dell Thurmond Woodard Fellowship 
Department of Defense Scholarships 
Department of Energy Scholars Program 
Department of  Energy Science Undergraduate Laboratory Internships 
Institute for Pure & Applied Mathematics 
Langley Aerospace Research Center  
Lawrence Livermore National Lab
Materials Research Science & Engineering Center 
Medical Scientist Training Program  
NASA Academy 
NASA Research Programs 
National High Magnetic Field Lab Summer Internship Program 
National Science Foundation Research Experience for Undergrads  
National Undergraduate Fellowship Program in Plasma Physics & Fusion Energy Sciences 
NNIN Nanotechnology REU Program 
Oak Ridge Institute for Science Education 
Office of Naval Research
  
Santa Fe Institute
Space Dynamics Laboratory 
SUNY Stonybrook Chemistry Summer Research Program 
University of Pittsburgh Summer Research Fellows
Research Opportunities for Under-Represented Students Social Science

AAMC Minority Medical Education Program 
American Society for Microbiology Minority Undergraduate Research Fellowship  
Minority Access to Research Careers
Travelers Summer Research Program for Premed Minority Students
 
UC Davis Environmental Toxicology 
UC Irvine Summer Undergrad Research Fellowship 
UMC Fellowships in Health Professions 
Yale Biomedical Science Training & Enrichment Program 
Yale Summer Medical Education Program 
Yale Summer Undergraduate Research Fellowship

DATABASES

Minority Access to Research Careers 
NIH Summer Internship Program in Biomedical Research 
NIH Undergraduate Scholarship Program 
NSF Research Experience for Undergraduates 
Partnership for Minority Advancement in the Biomolecular Science

Crow Canyon Archaeology Center 
ICPSR Summer Internship Program