Archive for the ‘Photonics’ Category

Georgia Institute of Technology: Photonics

Wednesday, November 3rd, 2010

Georgia Institute of Technology – Hooked on Photonics
10-week program for students to gain research experience in nationally recognized labs, prepare for graduate school, network with peers and research professionals, receive mentoring from top faculty, and create potentially publishable work. 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 Arkansas: Microelectronics-Photonics

Wednesday, November 3rd, 2010

University of Arkansas – Microelectronics-Photonics (microEP) graduate program
10-week summer program for any student with a vigorous science or engineering traditional degree. It is an interdisciplinary science/engineering community with a research and educational concentration in micro to nanoscale materials, processing, and devices—including commercialization of intellectual property for the benefit of society.

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.

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.

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