Research Opportunities


REU Summer Program in Computational Sensing and Medical Robotics at The Johns Hopkins University
2015 Research Experience for Undergraduates (REU) Program in Computational Sensing and Medical Robotics at The Johns Hopkins University in the Computer Integrated Surgical Systems and Technology Engineering Research Center (CISST ERC) / Laboratory for Computational Sensing and Robotics (LCSR).
Application Details. Deadline: March 2nd, 2015.
For more information, contact Anita Sampath


Integrated Optics for Undergraduates (IOU) REU Summer Program
Research includes speeding up the internet and developing energy-saving features for sustainable next-generation optical networks.
Application Deadline: February 14, 2015 (rolling deadline usually in middle of February)
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Michigan State University EnSURE - Engineering Summer Research
Undergraduate Research Opportunity
Application Details
2014 information will be at the above link when it is available


NSF Summer Research Experience for Undergraduates (REU)
Application deadline: April 15, 2014
Sophomore, Junior or Senior status
Contact: Dr. Carl Dietrich at 540-231-2944 or e-mail
(Research Experience Flyer) (Website Link to Application Details)


Yearly Opportunities

Hooked on Photonics (HoP) Research for Undergraduates (REU) Summer Program
Photonics research focuses on improving solar technology
Application Deadline: February 15, 2015 (rolling deadline usually in middle of February)
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YouTube Video
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APPA Student Research Grants
Student Research Grants/Internship
Technical Design Projects
Annual Application Deadlines: February 15 and October 15
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Extensible Undergraduate Research in Communications Applications
Application Details
deadline for summer is March 10, 2015
This opportunity repeats yearly

NSF's East Asia and Pacific Summer Institutes for U.S. Graduate Students
(EAPSI) Must be enrolled in a research-oriented master's or PhD program and be U.S. Citizens or permanent residents
Annual deadline : Second Thursday of November (next Deadline : November 13, 2014)
Application Details

Undergraduate Research at the Nano-Bio Interface, University of Pennsylvania
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NRC Research Associates Program
Program is designed to give undergraduate students the opportunity to work with scientists on the cutting-edge of nano-scale research.
Applications for the 2015 program will be available December 15, 
Opportunities for research; awards include attractive stipends, health insurance, professional travel and relocation
Contact with the research adviser/mentor at the proposed sponsoring laboratory, including discussion of the proposed project, is necessary prior to submitting a formal application to NRC
Application Details
Deadlines on the first day of every February, May, August and November

Binghamton University
LSAMP - The Louis Stokes Alliance For Minority Participation
Application Form
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ORISE and ORAU Programs
Postsecondary Students Research/ Intern
Application Details
applications accepted on a continuing basis
Application Deadline varies by Research/Internship Opportunity

National Science Foundation's Division of Division of Social and Economic Sciences
Grants available to help improve the quality of dissertation research
Application Details
Deadline: February 1st, Annually; August 1st, Annually


Last Updated: 3/19/15