Archive for the ‘Astronomy’ Category

Cornell University Graduate School: Observation Astronomy

Monday, July 13th, 2009

Cornell University Graduate School – REU Program in Observation Astronomy
10-week program for students to work directly with Cornell faculty and research staff on projects that cover a wide range of disciplines in radio, infrared and radar astronomy, and related theoretical topics. Housing, stipend, and travel allowance provided.

Rutgers: Science and Engineering

Monday, July 13th, 2009

Rutgers – Research in Science and Engineering (RISE)
Undergraduates participate in cutting edge research in the sciences, math, and engineering under the guidance of prominent faculty mentors. Those from an economically/educationally disadvantaged background and from groups traditionally underrepresented in the sciences are especially encouraged to apply. Housing, stipend, and travel allowance provided.

Massachusetts Institute of Technology: Science and Engineering

Tuesday, July 7th, 2009

Massachusetts Institute of Technology – Summer research Program
10-week program designed for students to gain experience working in a research laboratory under the guidance of experienced scientists, engineers, who are MIT faculty members, postdoctoral fellows, and advanced graduate students. Students who participate in this program will be better prepared and motivated to pursue advanced degrees, thereby helping to sustain a rich talent pool in critical fields of scientific investigation. Housing, stipend and travel allowance provided.

Carnegie Institution of Washington: Geoscience

Tuesday, July 7th, 2009

Carnegie Institution of Washington – Carnegie Institution Summer Intern Program in Geoscience
Undergraduate interns have the opportunity to work directly with a staff scientist at the Geophysical Laboratory or Department of Terrestrial Magnetism. Students progress to the point of carrying out independent research in some aspect of Earth or Planetary Science, Chemistry, Physics, Biology and Geoscience majors are encouraged to apply.

Smithsonian National Air and Space Museum

Tuesday, July 7th, 2009

Smithsonian Institution – National Air and Space Summer Internship Program
Internships are offered during the summer semester to undergraduate and graduate students studying Interactive Media, Museology, History, Aviation, Space Science, Photography, Journalism, Education, Aircraft Restoration and Preservation, Earth and Planetary Studies, Archives, Development, Exhibits, Public Affairs, Science and Library disciplines. Stipend provided.

University of California-Los Angeles: Physics and Astrophysics

Tuesday, June 30th, 2009

University of California, Los Angeles – REU UCLA Physics & Astrophysics Summer Program
10-week summer program for undergraduates enrolled in physics or astrophysics degree programs. Women and students from traditionally underrepresented groups and institutions are encouraged to apply. Housing, stipend and travel allowance provided.

University of California-Los Angeles: Bridge Summer Research

Tuesday, June 30th, 2009

University of California, Los Angeles – Bridge Summer Research Program
9-week summer research program for underrepresented community college students. Students work closely with faculty research teams and attend workshops and seminars on the nature of academic life, standardized test preparation, writing and research skills, and careers involving biomedical research.

University of California-Irvine: SURF

Tuesday, June 30th, 2009

University of California, Irvine – Summer Undergraduate Research Fellowship (SURF)
8-week summer program offering undergraduates from diverse backgrounds an opportunity to work closely with faculty mentors on research projects. The program is intended for students with outstanding academic potential who plan to pursue a Ph.D. degree and enter academic careers. Housing, stipend, and travel allowance provided.

University of California-Davis: SURP

Tuesday, June 30th, 2009

University of California, Davis – Summer Undergraduate Research Program (SURP)
8- to 10-week program to help students prepare for the competitive application and admissions process to graduate programs. Participants conduct research under the direction of a UC Davis faculty mentor, attend weekly seminars, participate in a GRE prep course, and present their findings at the end of the summer. Students fro historically underrepresented backgrounds are especially encouraged to apply. Housing, stipend, and travel allowance provided.

University of California-Berkeley: Summer Research Oppotunities

Tuesday, June 30th, 2009

University of California, Berkeley – Summer Research Opportunities Program (SROP)
8-week summer program open to sophomores, juniors, and seniors in the humanities or the biological, physical or social sciences. Students work with faculty members on predetermined research projects and participate in workshops and seminars designed to assist them in preparing for graduate school. Housing, stipend, and travel allowance provided.

UROP Information

Fall 2014 Applicants will be notified of a decision by September 30th

The 17th Annual UROP Symposium will be held on October 17th, 2014

The UROP Application will be open for Spring 2014 applications in mid to late November

Spring 2014 Funding Applications will be due on December 4th at noon