Research Opportunities for Undergraduates

Department Research Topic Institution City/State Length of Experience Citizenship/ Perm. Res. Required? GPA Lowest Class Standing Accepted Major Specific? Applicant Requirements Pay/Stipend Housing Travel Assistance Insurance Required? Travel Opportunities/Field Trips Application Deadline Application Notes Number of Available Spots Primary Contact Name Primary Contact Information Website URL
ChemicalsChemical and Biological Engineering Biorenewable Chemicals Iowa State University Ames, IA June 1st through August 4th, 2017 Yes   Sophomore   U.S. citizen or permanent resident, Sophomore, Junior, Senior status Yes Provided Yes    Yes 3/6/17 Resume (PDF), Letter of interest, Unofficial or official transcripts, Email addresses for 2 references, Submit online 12 Tiffany L. Kayser tlkayser@iastate.edu www.cbirc.iastate.edu/education/university/nsf-reu 
Chemical and Biological Engineering Biological Materials and Processes Iowa State University Ames, IA May 30th through August 4th, 2017 Yes   Sophomore   U.S. citizen or permanent resident, Sophomore, Junior, Senior status Yes Allowance Provided Yes    Yes 2/15/17 Resume (PDF), 2 letters of reccomendation     biomap@iastate.edu  http://www.cbe.iastate.edu/research/undergraduate-research/
chemistry, physics, biochemistry, biophysics, materials science or engineering The Laboratory for Research on the Structure of Matter University of Pennsylvania Philadelphia, PA May 30th through August 4th, 2017 Yes   Sophomore Science or Engineering U.S. citizen or permanent resident, Available to sophomores and up Yes Provided at a reduced rate       2/15/17 Online form, Unofficial transcripts (PDF), Resume, letter of reccommendation from a faculty member, Submit online 20 Mark Licurse mlicurse@lrsm.upenn.edu
(215) 573-4759
http://www.lrsm.upenn.edu/outreach/reu/
Biochemistry and Molecular Biology Biochemistry and Molecular Biology Colorado State University Fort Collins, CO May 30th through August 3rd, 2017 Yes   Sophomore No, but prefer some biology or chemistry experience U.S. citizen or permanent resident, Sophomore, Junior, or Senior status Yes Allowance Provided Yes   Field Trips 2/1/17 Official transcripts, 1-2 page statement of purpose, Letter of recommendation from a faculty member     reubiochem@colostate.edu
970-491-5602
http://www.bmb.colostate.edu/undergraduates/reu/
Electrical and Computer Engineering Extreme Ultraviolet (EUV) Science and Technology Colorado State University, UC Berkely, CU Boulder Fort Collins, CO, Berkely CA, Boulder CO May 22 through July 28, 2017  Yes 2.8 Sophomore Engineering, physics, chemistry and related fields U.S. citizen or permanent resident, Sophomore, Junior, or Senior status Yes Available to non-resident students Yes   Field Trips 2/15/17 Official transcripts, 1-2 page statement of purpose, Letter of recommendation from a faculty member   Bob Bower robert.bower@colostate.edu http://euverc.colostate.edu/education/REU/REU.shtml
Department of Chemistry Variety of Topics University of Alabama Tuscaloosa, AL 10-week program begins each May/June Yes   Freshman   U.S. citizen or permanent resident Yes Provided       2/28/17 Online form   Ms. Amy Ryan 205-348-5954
atryan@ua.edu
https://chemistry.ua.edu/research-experience-for-undergraduates-program-...
Chemical, Materials, and Bioengineering Explore It! Building the Next Generation of Sustainable Forest Bioproduct Researchers University of Maine, Orono Orono, ME (including week or longer in Chile!) June 5th through August 11th, 2017 Yes 3 Sophomore   U.S. citizen or permanent resident, Available to incoming Sophomores, Juniors and Seniors, Valid passport Yes Provided Yes   Yes 2/17/17 Online form, Scanned copy of official transcripts, Contact information for 2 references, Submit online, Email transcripts 10 Wendy Erickson wendy.erickson@maine.edu
(207) 581-1489
http://forestbioproducts.umaine.edu/reu/
Physics, Chemistry, Molecular Biology, Chemical Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering, and Civil and Environmental Engineering Princeton Institute for the Science and Technology of Materials (PRISM) and the Princeton Center for Complex Materials (PCCM) Princeton University  Princeton, NJ June 12th through August 11th, 2017 Yes   Freshman Science and Engineering U.S. citizen or permanent resident, freshmen and up but cannot graduate before program end in August Yes Provided   Yes Field Trips 2/20/17 Online form, Faculty Reference   Sara Rodriguez Martinez srm3@princeton.edu
(609) 258-8830
http://pccm.princeton.edu/education/undergraduate/applying-reu-2016
Bioengineering, Chemical Engineering, Applied Mathematics. Algal Biofuels & Nanaohybrid Materials, Bioenergy systems, biomedical engineering, chemistry, earth and atmospheric sciences, applied mathematics, minority Health Disparities, redox biology, Virology  University of Nebraska Lincoln, NE 10 week: June 4th through August 10th, 2017  Yes   Junior   U.S. Citizen or Permanent Residents. Citizen or Permanent Resident
Current undergraduate with at least one semester of coursework remaining before obtaining a bachelor's degree (E.g., students graduating in May are not eligible for the Summer Research Program for the summer in which they graduate.)
Each research program may have unique criteria or prerequisites, learn more by visiting the research programs pages.
Yes Provided Yes   Field Trips 3/1/17 Online Form, email transcript to ccoleman2@unl.edu     graduate@unl.edu http://www.unl.edu/summerprogram/apply
Science Undergraudate Laboratory Internship
Student Research Participation Program
Professional Career Internship
Research Aide
Varies per program. Mostly STEM-type topics, but some others offered as well Argonne National Laboratory Argonne, IL 10-15 weeks Yes 3 Freshman STEM U.S. citizen or permanent resident, 3.0 GPA, Drug test, 18 years or older Yes Yes Yes     1/13/17 or 2/1/17 Online form   Lisa Reed education@anl.gov http://www.anl.gov/education/undergraduates