Archive for the ‘Astronomy’ Category

Emory University: Summer Research Experience

Wednesday, November 3rd, 2010

Emory University  – Summer Undergraduate Research Experience (SURE)
10-wek hands-on training program for students of the sciences. Participants receive training in research methods, analyze data and present results of their work at a formal research symposium. Open to sophomores, juniors and seniors majoring in science-related fields. Women, underrepresented minorities and students with disabilities are highly encouraged to apply. Housing and stipend included.

Georgia Institute of Technology: Engineering/Science

Wednesday, November 3rd, 2010

Georgia Institute of Technology – Summer Undergraduate Research in Engineering/Science
10-week summer research program designed to attract qualified minority students into graduate school in the fields of engineering and science. Approximately thirty students of at least junior-level undergraduate standing are recruited on a nationwide basis and paired with both a faculty and a graduate student mentor to undertake research projects in the College of Engineering, College of Sciences, and the Packaging Research Center. Housing, stipend, and travel allowance provided.

National Institute of Standards and Technology: SURF

Wednesday, November 3rd, 2010

NIST SURF Program – SURF-Summer Undergraduate Research Fellowship
10-week program for students to work with researchers at the National Institute of Standards and Technology, one of the world’s leading research organizations and home to three Nobel Prize winners. Gain valuable hands-on experience, work with cutting-edge technology, and get paid. Travel, housing, and stipend provided.

University of Colorado-Boulder: Research Training

Wednesday, November 3rd, 2010

University of Colorado at Boulder – Summer Multicultural Access to Research training (SMART)
Students conduct individual research projects in all areas of Science, Math, and Engineering. With their faculty mentors, students design, carry out, and formally present research projects in their area of interest. SMART interns earn three hours of upper division undergraduate credit in independent study by carrying out their projects and participating in workshops designed to enhance their research experience and strengthen their preparation for graduate school.  Travel, housing, and stipend provided.

University of Colorado: Summer Research

Wednesday, November 3rd, 2010

University of Colorado – Underrepresented Minority Summer Undergraduate Research Fellowship
10-week program that will provide undergraduate students from traditionally underrepresented groups with the opportunity to conduct laboratory research, present results, attend seminars and interact with fellow students, lab members and faculty. Travel and stipend provided.

The California Institute of Technology: SURF

Wednesday, November 3rd, 2010

The California Institute of Technology (Caltech) – Summer Undergraduate Research Fellowship (SURF)
10-week program open to students in all fields, with students working at either the Caltech campus or the Jet propulsion Laboratory (JPL). Housing and stipend provided.

The California Institute of Technology: Undergraduate Research Fellowships

Wednesday, November 3rd, 2010

The California Institute of Technology (Caltech) – MURF Undergraduate Research Fellowships
The MURF program aims to increase the numbers of underrepresented students (such as African American, Hispanic, Native American, and Puerto Rican) in science and engineering graduate programs and to make Caltech’s programs more visible to students not traditionally exposed to Caltech. Housing, stipend, and travel allowance provided.

University of California-San Diego: Research in the Sciences

Wednesday, November 3rd, 2010

University of California, San Diego – Summer Training Academy for Research in the Sciences (STARS)
8-week summer program for juniors, seniors, and recent graduates interested in research in the sciences, engineering or math. To qualify, a participant must be ethnically underrepresented. Students participate in mentored research experiences, a GRE preparation course, graduate school preparation workshops, and scientific lectures on current research in science, engineering, and math. Housing, stipend, and travel allowance provided.

University of Arizona: Summer Research Institute

Wednesday, November 3rd, 2010

University of Arizona – Summer Research Institute
10-week summer program to work one-on-one under the supervision of a UA Faculty Mentor who works in your chosen field of study and in an area of specific interest to you. Open to juniors and seniors.

Northern Arizona University: Astronomy

Wednesday, November 3rd, 2010

Northern Arizona University – Research Experiences for Undergraduates in Astronomy
10-week summer program to work in Flagstaff, Arizona with astronomers from Northern Arizona University, the Lowell Observatory, the U.S. Geological Survey, and the U.S. Naval Observatory. Housing, Stipend, and travel allowance provided.