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