Research Opportunities

Why Participate in Undergraduate Research?

  • Through the challenge of state-of-the-art research opportunities, undergraduates receive training that develops and improves their scientific skill set.  
  • Personalized mentored research at the undergraduate level provides undergraduates with training and experience to go on to competitive professional/graduate schools and career positions in research laboratories.  
  • Undergraduates who take on research projects become full members of an active research laboratory, enriching their educational experience and providing them with opportunities for major scientific discovery.  

Academic Year/Summer Research Opportunities and Research Grants

Several sources are available for undergraduates to land research grants during the academic year and/or the summer.

More Research Opportunities, Fellowships, and Grants

Keep an eye out here for upcoming opportunities.
  • DAAD RISE and RISE Pro (Research Experience in Science and Engineering) funded summer research opportunities in Germany for undergraduate and graduate students in the STEM fields. For more information, please visit https://www.daad.de/rise/en/.
  • Academic Year Undergraduate Research Grants provide up to $1,000 to pay for your research expenses to do an independent academic or creative project in any field.