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.

Materials Research in Liquid Crystals - Soft Materials Research Center REU

Laboratory for Atmospheric and Space Physics (LASP), Department of Physics - Solar and Space Physics REU Program

STROBE NSF Science and Technology Center - Research Experience for Undergraduates in Imaging Sciences

Department of Physics - JILA/Physics REU

Summer Research - Early Identification Program (SR-EIP)

SOARS - Significant Opportunities in Atmospheric Research and Science

Summer Research Internship Program in the Geosciences - Research Experiences in Solid Earth Science for Students (RESESS)

SMART students at the Leadership Alliance National Symposium

Other Summer Research Opportunities Outside Colorado

NSF REU

Amgen Scholar Program

NASA

Pathways to Science