Student Research Opportunities


Summer REU Opportunities

Listed here are selected undergraduate research opportunities for the summer of 2020. For more information on other REUs, please see the links listed at the bottom of the page. You may also get a list of available programs that may not be listed below here:


The GREEN Program, sites in Iceland, Japan, Peru, and Nepal

Sustainability Program Descriptions  Deadlines: rolling


Summer Institute for Training in Biostatistics

Summer Institutes for Training in Biostatistics  Deadlines: March 7, 2020


NASA Interns, Fellows & Scholars: Internship Opportunities

OSSI  Deadlines: variable


Univeristy of Arizona, NSF REU

CAT Vehicle  Deadline: February 15, 2020


Clemson University, SURE

Solid State Devices for Electronics, Photonics, & Magnetics Technology Deadline: TBD


Old Dominion University (Virginia), NSF REU

Multidisciplinary Cybersecurity  Deadline: March 2, 2020


University of Arizona, REU

Cognitive, High Frequencey, and Advanced Telecommunications  Deadline: TBD


University of Houston, Cullen College of Engineering

Nanotechnology Research  Deadline: March 16, 2020


University of Tennessee, CURENT Engineering Research Center

Power Systems & Power Electronics  Deadline: March 1, 2020


Oakland University (Michigan), UnCoRe Undergraduate Computer Research

Cyberspace Security  Deadline: March 15, 2020


Washington University in St Louis, School of Engineering & Applied Science

Various topics  Deadline: February 1, 2020


Cornell University, LSAMP

Various research  Deadline: February 15, 2020

*Participants of CU LSAMP REU must be U.S. Citizens or Permanent Residents and African American, Hispanic/Latino(a), American Indian/Alaska Native, or Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islander* 


Vanderbilt University

Nanoscience  Deadline: February 15th, 2020


University of Maine

Various Research Topics  Deadline: February 15, 2020


Big 10 Academic Alliance Summer Research

Various Research Topics  Deadline: February 10, 2020


Johns Hopkins University, Whiting School of Engineering

Computational Sensing & Medical Robotics  Deadline: February 16, 2020


University of Washington

Summer Research Programs  Deadline: Varies


University Corporation for Atmospheric Research, Earth Observation Laboratory in Boulder, CO

Summer Undergraduate Program for Engineering Research  Deadline: January 17, 2020

Opportunities for summer research around the United States are listed at these websites and can be searched by university, deadline date, and type of research: