Research Experiences for Undergraduates (an NSF Program)
The Research Experiences for Undergraduates (REU) program supports active research participation by undergraduate students in any of the areas of research funded by the National Science Foundation. REU projects involve students in meaningful ways in ongoing research programs or in research projects specifically designed for the REU program.
Council on Undergraduate Research (CUR)
The Council on Undergraduate Research (CUR) hosts a registry for undergraduate researchers who wish to post their curricula vitae and thereby facilitate matches between themselves and graduate schools seeking highly qualified students with undergraduate research experience. This service is available to students and graduate schools in the fields of:
Undergraduates currently in their junior or senior year may register at www.cur.org/ugreg/. There is no charge to the student for this registration opportunity. Also CUR has a CUR Facebook site they keep updated with summer research opportunities.
Oak Ridge Associated Universities
Oak Ridge Associated Universities: Academic Fellowships and Scholarships, Research Experiences, Sabbaticals, and Internships.
Penn State College of Medicine
Summer Undergraduate Research Internship Programs. These programs bring undergraduates to the Penn State campus for a “summer-immersion” in biological research and an orientation to a career in biological sciences (applications for summer 2014 not yet available).
2014 Amgen Scholars Summer Research Program in Science and Biotechnology. This national program provides participants with the opportunity to conduct research with a faculty member, communicate their science in poster and oral presentations, receive a stipend, housing, meal plan, and transportation to and from the UC Berkeley campus.
Program dates are June 2 – August 8, 2014 and the application deadline is Monday, February 3, 2014. Berkeley welcomes applications from your students and appreciates if you would forward this information to your colleagues.