Summer Research Internships

Summer Research Experience- Students conducting research


NSF Research Experiences for Undergraduates (REUs) 

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.

Join our REU Workshop, November 16th @ 11:00 AMClick here to Register!


Summer Research Opportunities Program (SROP) “Big 10” Academic Alliance 

The goal of the program is to increase the number of underrepresented students who pursue graduate study and research careers. SROP helps prepare undergraduates for graduate study through intensive research experiences with faculty mentors and enrichment activities.


The Leadership Alliance Summer Research - Early Identification Program (SR-EIP) 

A fully paid summer internship that provides undergraduates with training and mentoring in the principles underlying the conduct of research and prepares them to pursue competitive applications to PhD or MD-PhD programs.


Amgen Scholars 

Undergraduate participants benefit from undertaking a research project under top faculty, being part of a cohort-based experience of seminars and networking events, and taking part in a symposium in their respective region where they meet their peers, learn about biotechnology, and hear from leading scientists.


Summer Undergraduate Research Fellowship (SURF) 

The SURF Program is designed to inspire undergraduate students to pursue careers in STEM (science, technology, engineering, and mathematics) through a unique research experience that supports the NIST mission.


American Physiological Society (APS): Undergraduate Summer Research Fellowship 

The Undergraduate Summer Research Fellowships (UGSRF) allow students to participate in hands-on research in the laboratory of an established researcher and APS member for 10 weeks.


Janelia Undergraduate Scholars Program (HHMI) 

The Janelia Undergraduate Scholars program is a 10-week summer program aimed at well-prepared, independent, and committed students with significant research experience. Janelia undergraduate scholars are dedicated future scientists, engineers, and mathematicians.

UC Campuses


Summer Research and Professional Development Programs for Undocumented College Students in the USA in STEM Fields