Other Summer Research Opportunities for Undergraduates in Colorado

Several NSF-funded Research Experiences for Undergraduates (REU) programs allow students to actively participate in research in a specific field. Students engage in faculty-supervised research and receive a stipend, travel, and living expenses. Colorado universities currently has REU programs in the following areas:

Behavior, Ecology, and Evolution
(Department of Ecology and Environmental Biology)

Environmental Engineering
(Department of Civil, Environmental, and Architectural Engineering)

Functional Materials Science and Engineering
(Department of Chemical and Biological Engineering)

(Department of Physics)

Extreme Ultraviolet Science and Technology
(Extreme Ultraviolet Science and Technology Center)



Other Summer Research Opportunities Outside Colorado

The Leadership Alliance (SR-ELP)


Amgen Scholar Program


Stanford Summer Research Program (SSRP)

UCSD Amgen Scholar Program

UCSD Summer Training Academy for Research in the Sciences (STARS)

The U.S. Department of Homeland Security HS-STEM Summer Internship Program

Committee on Institutional Cooperation Summer Research Opportunities Program (SROP)

Web Guide to Research for Undergraduates

University of California: Summer Research Opportunities Bulletin

Boston University Summer Undergraduate Research Fellowships (SURFs)

Carnegie Mellon University - SURP, NSF REU Program

American Association for Biochemistry and Molecular Biology

Internship Opportunities for Minority & Underrepresented Students