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High School Students


National Institutes of Health (NIH)

(Bethesda, MD)
• Neurological Surgery Summer Student Program
Every year the University of Washington Department of Neurological Surgery invites a group of talented and highly motivated students interested in Neu ... read more


Santa Clara University

(Santa Clara, CA)
• Summer Engineering Seminar (SES)
This special summer experience is for current high school sophomores and juniors who are interested in exploring the field of engineering. The program ... read more


Southern Connecticut State University

(New Haven, CT)
• Center for Research on Interface Structures and Phenomena (CRISP) High School Research Fellowship
The CRISP High School (HS) Research Fellowship provides participants with the opportunity to conduct team-based interdisciplinary materials research. ... read more


University of Michigan

(Ann Arbor, MI)
• Center for Photonic and Multiscale Nanomaterials (C-PHOM) High School Research Program
The C-PHOM High School Research Program is a program that allows students to participate in research within the Center for Photonic and Multiscale Nan ... read more


University of New Hampshire

(Durham, NH)
• Project SMART
Project SMART is a Summer Institute at the University of New Hampshire (UNH) that challenges, educates, and motivates talented high school students in ... read more


University of Washington

(Seattle, WA)
• Neurological Surgery Summer Student Program
Every year the University of Washington Department of Neurological Surgery invites a group of talented and highly motivated students interested in Neu ... read more


Yale University

(New Haven, CT)
• Center for Research on Interface Structures and Phenomena (CRISP) High School Research Fellowship
The CRISP High School (HS) Research Fellowship provides participants with the opportunity to conduct team-based interdisciplinary materials research. ... read more


K-12 Educators


Boston University

(Boston, MA)
• NSF RET Site in Integrated Nanomanufacturing
The Boston University Photonics Center has completed the first year of our NSF RET Site in Integrated Nanomanufacturing and we are looking forward to ... read more
an IBP member program

Georgia Institute of Technology

(Atlanta, GA)
• Clean Energy Bridge to Research
Clean Energy Bridge to Research (CEBR) is a summer research program from the Clean Energy Institute (CEI) at the University of Washington (UW). The pr ... read more
upcoming deadline

Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT)

(Cambridge, MA)
• Materials Research Experience for Teachers (MRET)
Middle and high school science, engineering, and technology teachers from schools within commuting distance of MIT spend seven weeks engaged in cuttin ... read more


Northwestern University

(Evanston, IL)
• Materials Research Science and Engineering Center(MRSEC) RET
The Center provides a Research Experience for Teachers (RET) program each summer. Middle-school, high-school, and community-college teachers are eligi ... read more


Rice University

(Houston, TX)
• NSF Year-long Nanotechnology Research Experience for Teachers (RET)
The Rice Office of STEM Engagement offers a year-long program with a focus on nanotechnology and leadership, which includes a 7-week summer internship ... read more


University of Akron

(Akron, OH)
• RET Site: Research Experience for Teachers in Polymer Engineering
The University of Akron's College of Polymer Science and Polymer Engineering is happy to offer the NSF Research Experience for Teachers in Engineering ... read more


University of Arizona

(Tucson, AZ)
• Clean Energy Bridge to Research
Clean Energy Bridge to Research (CEBR) is a summer research program from the Clean Energy Institute (CEI) at the University of Washington (UW). The pr ... read more
upcoming deadline

University of Houston

(Houston, TX)
• RET for Greater Houston High School Science and Math Teachers
RET is designed to provide teachers with the opportunity to conduct a research project under the guidance of a faculty mentor, and develop teaching mo ... read more


University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign

(Urbana, IL)
• nano@illinois - Research Experience for Teachers (RET)
The RET will focus on recruiting underrepresented minority populations (focused on ethnicity, geography, disability, and veteran status) including wom ... read more


University of Minnesota

(Minneapolis, MN)
• Materials Research Science and Engineering Center (MRSEC) RET
RET participants will be active members of our faculty's research groups, conducting research in one of four areas: Engineered Multiblock Polymers, Or ... read more


University of Washington

(Seattle, WA)
• Clean Energy Bridge to Research
Clean Energy Bridge to Research (CEBR) is a summer research program from the Clean Energy Institute (CEI) at the University of Washington (UW). The pr ... read more
upcoming deadline

Undergraduate Students


Arizona State University

(Tempe, AZ)
• Rosetta Commons Research Experience for Undergraduates
Interns in this geographically-distributed REU program have the opportunity to participate in research using the Rosetta Commons software. The Rosetta ... read more
upcoming deadline

Augsburg College

(Minneapolis, MN)
• Center for Sustainable Nanotechnology Research Experience for Undergraduates
Selected participants will spend 10 weeks conducting research in collaboration with one more faculty members of the Center for Sustainable Nanotechnol ... read more
upcoming deadline

Baylor University

(Waco, TX)
• The Center for Astrophysics, Space Physics, and Engineering Research (CASPER) Summer Programs
CASPER's NSF REU Program offers outstanding undergraduates an opportunity for active research participation with Baylor University faculty in the Cent ... read more


Boston University

(Boston, MA)
• Undergraduate Research Program in Nanomanufacturing and Photonics
Purpose:

To provide undergraduates (freshman to seniors) and novice (community college students) majoring in or with an interest in Mechanical, Bio ... read more

an IBP member programjust posted!

California State University System

(Long Beach, CA)
• NSF-CREST Center for Cellular and Biomolecular Machines--C-SIP/Undergraduate Research Fellowship Program
Program Overview

9 week undergraduate research fellowship at the University of California, Merced

Research experience in biophysics, biochemistry ... read more



Carnegie Mellon University

(Pittsburgh, PA)
• Robotics & Intelligent System Scholars (RISS) Robotics Institute
The Robotics and Intelligent Systems REU site at Carnegie Mellon's Robotics Institute provides funded high-quality robotics summer undergraduate resea ... read more
upcoming deadline

Colorado State University

(Fort Collins, CO)
• Materials Chemistry Research: Synthesis, Characterization, and Device Fabrication
The path of most research approaching real world problems (increasing data storage, producing inexpensive, non toxic photovoltaics, or developing stat ... read more
upcoming deadline

Columbia University

(New York, NY)
• Research Program for Undergraduates in Nanotechnology
As a participant in the 9-week NU-REU Program, you'll:

• Work full-time on a nanotechnology research project

• Have access to world-class equi ... read more

upcoming deadline

Florida International University

(Miami, FL)
• Center for Energy Efficient Electronics Science Summer Research Program
E3S REU is a 9-week summer residential program that offers rising juniors or seniors in Bachelor of Science or Engineering programs the opportunity to ... read more
upcoming deadline
• Research Experience for Undergraduates: Sensors and Sensing: From Molecules to Applications
A new REU site based at the Chemistry & Biochemistry department at Florida International University aims to support research projects for nine student ... read more


Georgia Institute of Technology

(Atlanta, GA)
• Clean Energy Bridge to Research
Clean Energy Bridge to Research (CEBR) is a summer research program from the Clean Energy Institute (CEI) at the University of Washington (UW). The pr ... read more
upcoming deadline
• SENIC REU Program
10 week research project in Nanotechnology through SENIC-Southeastern Nanotechnology Infrastructure Corridor part of the National Nanotechnology Infra ... read more
upcoming deadline

Georgia Southern University

(Statesboro, GA)
• NSF-REU: CollaborativE Multidisciplinary Investigations Through Undergraduate Research Experiences [CEMITURE]
The Georgia Southern Chemistry Department invites science majors to apply for our NSF-Research Experiences for Undergraduates (REU)-CollaborativE Mult ... read more


Harvard Medical School

(Boston, MA)
• Harvard-MIT Summer Institute for Biomedical Optics
A dozen labs offer multidisciplinary projects anchored in biomedical optics and broadly focused on the development and applications of light-based tec ... read more
just posted!

Howard University

(Washington, DC)
• REU Site: Engineering Tools for Disease Diagnosis and Treatment
The REU site located at Washington State University (WSU) will train 9 undergraduate students over 9.5 weeks in summer to design, fabricate and utiliz ... read more
upcoming deadline

Johns Hopkins University

(Baltimore, MD)
• Center for Sustainable Nanotechnology Research Experience for Undergraduates
Selected participants will spend 10 weeks conducting research in collaboration with one more faculty members of the Center for Sustainable Nanotechnol ... read more
upcoming deadline
• Rosetta Commons Research Experience for Undergraduates
Interns in this geographically-distributed REU program have the opportunity to participate in research using the Rosetta Commons software. The Rosetta ... read more
upcoming deadline

Lehigh University

(Bethlehem, PA)
• REU Program in Physics
Undergraduate physics, astronomy, and engineering majors currently in their sophomore or junior year are invited to apply to the Lehigh University Sum ... read more


Louisiana State University

(Baton Rouge, LA)
• Interdisciplinary Research Experiences for Undergraduates (REU) in Consortium for Innovation in Manufacturing and Materials (CIMM)
This Research Experiences for Undergraduates (REU) project is a nine or ten-week program where students work collaboratively on topics related to adva ... read more


Louisiana Tech University

(Ruston, LA)
• Interdisciplinary Research Experiences for Undergraduates (REU) in Consortium for Innovation in Manufacturing and Materials (CIMM)
This Research Experiences for Undergraduates (REU) project is a nine or ten-week program where students work collaboratively on topics related to adva ... read more


Massachusetts General Hospital

(Boston, MA)
• Harvard-MIT Summer Institute for Biomedical Optics
A dozen labs offer multidisciplinary projects anchored in biomedical optics and broadly focused on the development and applications of light-based tec ... read more
just posted!

Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT)

(Cambridge, MA)
• AIM Photonics Future Leaders: Research and Professional Skills Training Program
The AIM Photonics Future Leaders Program is an 8-week summer research internship program designed to provide the technical and professional training r ... read more

• Center for Energy Efficient Electronics Science Summer Research Program
E3S REU is a 9-week summer residential program that offers rising juniors or seniors in Bachelor of Science or Engineering programs the opportunity to ... read more
upcoming deadline
• Harvard-MIT Summer Institute for Biomedical Optics
A dozen labs offer multidisciplinary projects anchored in biomedical optics and broadly focused on the development and applications of light-based tec ... read more
just posted!
• MIT REU: Materials Science and Engineering
Nine week summer research internship program cosponsored by the MIT MRSEC (Center for Materials Science and Engineering) and the Materials Processing ... read more


Merced College

(Merced, CA)
• NSF-CREST Center for Cellular and Biomolecular Machines--C-SIP/Undergraduate Research Fellowship Program
Program Overview

9 week undergraduate research fellowship at the University of California, Merced

Research experience in biophysics, biochemistry ... read more



Morehouse College

(Atlanta, GA)
• REU Site: Engineering Tools for Disease Diagnosis and Treatment
The REU site located at Washington State University (WSU) will train 9 undergraduate students over 9.5 weeks in summer to design, fabricate and utiliz ... read more
upcoming deadline

National Institutes of Health (NIH)

(Bethesda, MD)
• Neurological Surgery Summer Student Program
Every year the University of Washington Department of Neurological Surgery invites a group of talented and highly motivated students interested in Neu ... read more


New York University

(New York, NY)
• ASPIRE: Scholarship for students entering the vital field of Cybersecurity
NYU is offering a scholarship for students entering the vital field of cybersecurity. An interdisciplinary cross section of one of world's foremost un ... read more


North Dakota State University

(Fargo, ND)
• CiDER REU in STEM Education
There is a wonderful opportunity awaiting students at North Dakota State University. Once again, the Department of Coatings and Polymeric Materials a ... read more
upcoming deadline
• Summer Undergraduate Research Experience (SURE): Research program for chemistry, Materials Science and Chemical Engineering
There is a wonderful opportunity awaiting students at North Dakota State University. Once again, the Department of Coatings and Polymeric Materials ( ... read more


Northeastern University

(Boston, MA)
• Rosetta Commons Research Experience for Undergraduates
Interns in this geographically-distributed REU program have the opportunity to participate in research using the Rosetta Commons software. The Rosetta ... read more
upcoming deadline

Northwestern University

(Evanston, IL)
• Center for Sustainable Nanotechnology Research Experience for Undergraduates
Selected participants will spend 10 weeks conducting research in collaboration with one more faculty members of the Center for Sustainable Nanotechnol ... read more
upcoming deadline
• REU: Hands-on Materials-Related Research at Northwestern University
Research Experience for Undergraduates (REU) program takes place over a 9-week period each summer.

The NU-Materials Research Science and Engineering ... read more

upcoming deadline
• Summer Internships in Nanotechnology
Hands-on research infuses the traditional undergraduate curriculum with excitement. Through its Research Experience for Undergraduates (REU) summer pr ... read more
upcoming deadline

Ohio State University

(Columbus, OH)
• Rosetta Commons Research Experience for Undergraduates
Interns in this geographically-distributed REU program have the opportunity to participate in research using the Rosetta Commons software. The Rosetta ... read more
upcoming deadline

Ohio University

(Athens, OH)
• SPIRE-The Spin Triangle
The scientific projects in SPIRE are quite broad, but will include at least the following: · Spin-polarized scanning tunneling microscopy projects in ... read more


Pennsylvania State University

(State College, PA)
• REU in Interdisciplinary Materials and Materials Physics
The Penn State REU in Interdisciplinary Materials Physics is an National Science Foundation sponsored summer research experience for students from al ... read more


Portland State University

(Portland, OR)
• Research Experience for Undergraduates Program: Microscopy and Microanalysis in Multidisciplinary Research
PSU's Research Experience for Undergraduates program provides opportunities for undergraduate students - with an emphasis on underrepresented minoriti ... read more


Rice University

(Houston, TX)
• Nakatani RIES: Research & International Experiences for Students in Japan
The Nakatani RIES: Research & International Experiences for Students Fellowship connects undergraduates with the best of science & engineering researc ... read more


Rutgers University

(New Brunswick, NJ)
• REU in Cellular Bioengineering: From Biomaterials to Stem Cells
Rutgers is the home to a Research Experience for Undergraduates (REU) site on Cellular Bioengineering -- From Biomaterials to Stem Cells. This program ... read more

• Rosetta Commons Research Experience for Undergraduates
Interns in this geographically-distributed REU program have the opportunity to participate in research using the Rosetta Commons software. The Rosetta ... read more
upcoming deadline

South Dakota School of Mines and Technology

(Rapid City, SD)
• REU - Back to the Future Program
The NSF Research Experience for Undergraduates (REU) Site: Back to the Future offers a unique 10-week summer research program focused on integrated re ... read more


Southern Connecticut State University

(New Haven, CT)
• The CRISP Research Experiences for Undergraduates (REU) in Materials
The CRISP REU fellowship program provides students with the opportunity to conduct team-based interdisciplinary materials research through both academ ... read more
upcoming deadline

Southern Illinois University, Carbondale

(Carbondale, IL)
• Interdisciplinary Materials Research, Research Experience for Undergraduates
The REU Program is principally focused on providing students with the opportunity to perform research at the forefront of materials science and engine ... read more


Southern University and A&M College, Baton Rouge

(Baton Rouge, LA)
• Interdisciplinary Research Experiences for Undergraduates (REU) in Consortium for Innovation in Manufacturing and Materials (CIMM)
This Research Experiences for Undergraduates (REU) project is a nine or ten-week program where students work collaboratively on topics related to adva ... read more


Stanford University

(Stanford, CA)
• Canary Cancer Research Education Summer Training (CREST) Program
The Canary CREST Program is a 10-week paid internship program at our world-class research center dedicated to early cancer detection, the Canary Cente ... read more
an IBP member programupcoming deadline
• Center for Energy Efficient Electronics Science Summer Research Program
E3S REU is a 9-week summer residential program that offers rising juniors or seniors in Bachelor of Science or Engineering programs the opportunity to ... read more
upcoming deadline

State University of New York (SUNY), Albany

(Albany, NY)
• AIM Photonics Future Leaders: Research and Professional Skills Training Program
The AIM Photonics Future Leaders Program is an 8-week summer research internship program designed to provide the technical and professional training r ... read more


State University of New York (SUNY), Stony Brook

(Stony Brook, NY)
• Summer Research Opportunity for Undergraduates (REU) in Nanotechnology for Health, Energy and the Environment
Stony Brook University is excited to accept applications for Summer REU: Nanotechnology for Health, Energy and the Environment program! This competiti ... read more
an IBP member programupcoming deadline

Tuskegee University

(Tuskegee, AL)
• Center for Sustainable Nanotechnology Research Experience for Undergraduates
Selected participants will spend 10 weeks conducting research in collaboration with one more faculty members of the Center for Sustainable Nanotechnol ... read more
upcoming deadline

University of Arizona

(Tucson, AZ)
• AIM Photonics Future Leaders: Research and Professional Skills Training Program
The AIM Photonics Future Leaders Program is an 8-week summer research internship program designed to provide the technical and professional training r ... read more

• Clean Energy Bridge to Research
Clean Energy Bridge to Research (CEBR) is a summer research program from the Clean Energy Institute (CEI) at the University of Washington (UW). The pr ... read more
upcoming deadline

University of Arkansas

(Fayetteville, AR)
• REU in Microelectronics and Photonics (microEP)
This REU program at the University of Arkansas will be hosted by the interdisciplinary Microelectronics-Photonics (microEP) graduate program, a progr ... read more


University of California, Berkeley

(Berkeley, CA)
• Center for Energy Efficient Electronics Science Summer Research Program
E3S REU is a 9-week summer residential program that offers rising juniors or seniors in Bachelor of Science or Engineering programs the opportunity to ... read more
upcoming deadline
• Center for Energy Efficient Electronics Science Transfer- to- Excellence Research Experiences for Undergraduates Program
The Transfer-to-Excellence Research Experience for Undergraduates program (TTE REU) is a 9-week summer residential program that offers California Comm ... read more
upcoming deadline
• Historically Black Colleges and Universities Research Experiences for Undergraduates Program
UCB-HBCU REU is a 9-week summer residential program that offers sophomores, juniors, and seniors in Bachelor of Science or Engineering programs the op ... read more

• SPIRE-The Spin Triangle
The scientific projects in SPIRE are quite broad, but will include at least the following: · Spin-polarized scanning tunneling microscopy projects in ... read more


University of California, Davis

(Davis, CA)
• Rosetta Commons Research Experience for Undergraduates
Interns in this geographically-distributed REU program have the opportunity to participate in research using the Rosetta Commons software. The Rosetta ... read more
upcoming deadline

University of California, Los Angeles

(Los Angeles, CA)
• Rosetta Commons Research Experience for Undergraduates
Interns in this geographically-distributed REU program have the opportunity to participate in research using the Rosetta Commons software. The Rosetta ... read more
upcoming deadline
• Wireless Health Institute Scholars Program
The Wireless Health Institute at UCLA is currently recruiting participants for our 2017 Summer Undergraduate Scholars Program. Advances in engineering ... read more


University of California, Merced

(Merced, CA)
• NSF-CREST Center for Cellular and Biomolecular Machines--C-SIP/Undergraduate Research Fellowship Program
Program Overview

9 week undergraduate research fellowship at the University of California, Merced

Research experience in biophysics, biochemistry ... read more



University of California, Santa Barbara

(Santa Barbara, CA)
• AIM Photonics Future Leaders: Research and Professional Skills Training Program
The AIM Photonics Future Leaders Program is an 8-week summer research internship program designed to provide the technical and professional training r ... read more

• Future Leaders in Advanced Materials (FLAM)
The Future Leaders in Advanced Materials (FLAM) program brings science and engineering majors from all over the country to UCSB for a summer research ... read more
upcoming deadline

University of Chicago

(Chicago, IL)
• Dept. of Physics REU in Contemporary Physics
The University of Chicago Summer Research Experiences for Undergraduates (REU) Program in Physics, supported by the National Science Foundation offers ... read more
upcoming deadline
• Materials Research Science & Engineering Center Research Experiences for Undergraduates
The University of Chicago offers undergraduates the opportunity to gain research experience working in the laboratory or research group of MRSEC facu ... read more
upcoming deadlinejust posted!

University of Georgia

(Athens, GA)
• Interdisciplinary Research Experiences at the Interface of Nanotechnology and Biomedicine
The REU program will provide an interdisciplinary research experience at the interface of nanotechnology and biomedicine to undergraduate students fro ... read more
upcoming deadline

University of Houston

(Houston, TX)
• Innovations in Nanotechnology REU
The University of Houston Cullen College of Engineering (CCE) will conduct a Summer "Innovations in Nanotechnology" research program for undergraduate ... read more


University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign

(Urbana, IL)
• Center for Sustainable Nanotechnology Research Experience for Undergraduates
Selected participants will spend 10 weeks conducting research in collaboration with one more faculty members of the Center for Sustainable Nanotechnol ... read more
upcoming deadline

University of Iowa

(Iowa City, IA)
• Center for Sustainable Nanotechnology Research Experience for Undergraduates
Selected participants will spend 10 weeks conducting research in collaboration with one more faculty members of the Center for Sustainable Nanotechnol ... read more
upcoming deadline
• Research Experience for Undergraduates in Nanoscience and Nanotechnology
The program will provide approximately eight undergraduate students with research experience in cutting edge topics related to environmental and healt ... read more


University of Kentucky

(Lexington, KY)
• Engineered Bioactive Interfaces and Devices REU

A multidisciplinary Research Experience for Undergraduates summer program in Chemical Engineering, Biomedical Engineering, Materials Engineering, ... read more

upcoming deadline

University of Maine

(Orono, ME)
• NSF REU Site: Sensor Science and Engineering
During the Summer the Electrical and Computer Engineering Department and the Laboratory for Surface Science and Technology (LASST) at the University o ... read more
upcoming deadline

University of Maryland, Baltimore County

(Baltimore, MD)
• Center for Sustainable Nanotechnology Research Experience for Undergraduates
Selected participants will spend 10 weeks conducting research in collaboration with one more faculty members of the Center for Sustainable Nanotechnol ... read more
upcoming deadline

University of Michigan

(Ann Arbor, MI)
• Center for Photonic and Multiscale Nanomaterials (C-PHOM) REU
The Summer C-PHOM REU Program provides undergraduate students who are U.S. citizens or permanent residents with an opportunity to conduct tens weeks ... read more


University of Minnesota

(Minneapolis, MN)
• Center for Sustainable Nanotechnology Research Experience for Undergraduates
Selected participants will spend 10 weeks conducting research in collaboration with one more faculty members of the Center for Sustainable Nanotechnol ... read more
upcoming deadline

University of Mississippi

(University, MS)
• Summer Research in Chemistry
The Ole Miss Physical Chemistry Summer Research Program seeks applicants for an NSF-funded summer Research Experience for Undergraduates (REU) program ... read more


University of Nebraska, Lincoln

(Lincoln, NE)
• Materials Research Science & Engineering Center Summer Research Program Opportunities
Our enhanced Research Experience for Undergraduates (REU) program recruits two faculty/student pairs from regional four-year colleges and universities ... read more
upcoming deadline

University of New Mexico

(Albuquerque, NM)
• Nanoscale and Microsystems REU
The NanoScience and MicroSystems REU held at the University of New Mexico is a 10-week summer research internship program for undergraduate students s ... read more


University of New Orleans

(New Orleans, LA)
• REU in Materials Science and Nanotechnology
The University of New Orleans (UNO) has sponsored a Research Experiences for Undergraduates (REU) Site since the summer of 2003. The area of focus is ... read more


University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill

(Chapel Hill, NC)
• Research Experience for Undergraduates in Molecular Biosciences
The Summer Undergraduate Research Experience (SURE-REU) Program in Molecular Biosciences at UNC-Chapel Hill provides talented undergraduate students t ... read more


University of North Carolina, Charlotte

(Charlotte, NC)
• NanoSURE - Summer Research Experience for Undergraduates (NSF-REU/DOD-ASSURE)
Work with chemists, physicists, biologists, and engineers on interdisciplinary nanoscale science research projects involving nanoparticle control and ... read more


University of North Texas, Denton

(Denton, TX)
• NSF Research Experience for Undergraduates Site: Advanced Processing and Materials Characterization
10-week summer research experience for undergraduates focused on advanced processing and materials characterization. The projects are focused on a var ... read more

• NSF REU Site: Advanced Processing and Materials Characterization
10-week summer research experience for undergraduates focused on advanced processing and materials characterization.

Research topics: Coronary stent ... read more



University of Notre Dame

(Notre Dame, IN)
• Materials Science of Actinides
The REU program is sponsored by the EFRC, based in the Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering and Earth Sciences at the University of Notre ... read more


University of Pennsylvania

(Philadelphia, PA)
• Laboratory for Research on the Structure of Matter (LRSM) Summer Research Program
The LRSM has hosted NSF-REU programs since 1989 during which approximately 540 students have spent 10 weeks working on individual research projects wi ... read more
upcoming deadline
• Singh Center for Nanotechnology Research Experience for Undergraduates
The Singh Center for Nanotechnology at the University of Pennsylvania seeks highly qualified and motivated undergraduate applicants for its Research f ... read more


University of Pittsburgh

(Pittsburgh, PA)
• Particle-based Functional Materials REU for Energy, Sustainability and Biomedicine
Today's advances don't happen in isolation, but instead occur at the intersections of two or more technologies. This is especially true in biomedicine ... read more


University of Southern California

(Los Angeles, CA)
• Summer Undergraduate Research Experience (SURE)
The USC Viterbi School's SURE program provides Sophomore and Junior-year students the opportunity to get paid to work alongside top faculty on cutting ... read more
upcoming deadline

University of Texas, Brownsville

(Brownsville, TX)
• Research Experience for Undergraduates in Physics
The Research Experience for Undergraduates in the Department of Physics and Astronomy at the University of Texas at Brownsville is a paid summer resea ... read more


University of Texas, El Paso

(El Paso, TX)
• Center for Energy Efficient Electronics Science Summer Research Program
E3S REU is a 9-week summer residential program that offers rising juniors or seniors in Bachelor of Science or Engineering programs the opportunity to ... read more
upcoming deadline

University of Washington

(Seattle, WA)
• Clean Energy Bridge to Research
Clean Energy Bridge to Research (CEBR) is a summer research program from the Clean Energy Institute (CEI) at the University of Washington (UW). The pr ... read more
upcoming deadline
• Neurological Surgery Summer Student Program
Every year the University of Washington Department of Neurological Surgery invites a group of talented and highly motivated students interested in Neu ... read more

• Rosetta Commons Research Experience for Undergraduates
Interns in this geographically-distributed REU program have the opportunity to participate in research using the Rosetta Commons software. The Rosetta ... read more
upcoming deadline

University of Wisconsin, Madison

(Madison, WI)
• Center for Sustainable Nanotechnology Research Experience for Undergraduates
Selected participants will spend 10 weeks conducting research in collaboration with one more faculty members of the Center for Sustainable Nanotechnol ... read more
upcoming deadline

University of Wisconsin, Milwaukee

(Milwaukee, WI)
• Center for Sustainable Nanotechnology Research Experience for Undergraduates
Selected participants will spend 10 weeks conducting research in collaboration with one more faculty members of the Center for Sustainable Nanotechnol ... read more
upcoming deadline

Vanderbilt University

(Nashville, TN)
• Rosetta Commons Research Experience for Undergraduates
Interns in this geographically-distributed REU program have the opportunity to participate in research using the Rosetta Commons software. The Rosetta ... read more
upcoming deadline

Washington State University

(Pullman, WA)
• REU Site: Engineering Tools for Disease Diagnosis and Treatment
The REU site located at Washington State University (WSU) will train 9 undergraduate students over 9.5 weeks in summer to design, fabricate and utiliz ... read more
upcoming deadline

West Virginia University

(Morgantown, WV)
• NanoSAFE Research Experience for Undergraduates
REU participants are trained on research projects that support the design of safer and more effective nanoparticles that have been characterized and a ... read more


Worcester Polytechnic Institute

(Worcester, MA)
• REU Site: Integrated Bioengineering Research, Education, and Outreach Experiences for Females and Underrepresented Minorities
Summer research in biomedical engineering funded by the NSF. This 10-week program focuses on research, and includes professional development and a one ... read more
upcoming deadline

Yale University

(New Haven, CT)
• The CRISP Research Experiences for Undergraduates (REU) in Materials
The CRISP REU fellowship program provides students with the opportunity to conduct team-based interdisciplinary materials research through both academ ... read more
upcoming deadline

Post-Baccalaureate


Baylor College of Medicine

(Houston, TX)
• BCM PREP- Paid Mentored Biomedical Research
The National Institute of General Medical Sciences has awarded BCM PREP Scholar grants to the Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences for Baylor Colleg ... read more


Postdoc & Early Career


University of California, Davis

(Davis, CA)
• Postdoctoral Fellowship Program in Oncogenic Signals and Chromosome Biology
The NIH funded T32 fellowship program in Oncogenic Signals and Chromosome Biology (OSCB) has developed from a general interest in cellular responses a ... read more


University of Michigan

(Ann Arbor, MI)
• Postdoctoral Scholar Position in Solid-State Quantum Optics
We are seeking a postdoc fellow to conduct innovative research on quantum optics and nano-photonics. General descriptions of the group's research can ... read more


Faculty & Administrators


Boston University

(Boston, MA)
• NSF RET Site in Integrated Nanomanufacturing
The Boston University Photonics Center has completed the first year of our NSF RET Site in Integrated Nanomanufacturing and we are looking forward to ... read more
an IBP member program

Rice University

(Houston, TX)
• NSF Year-long Nanotechnology Research Experience for Teachers (RET)
The Rice Office of STEM Engagement offers a year-long program with a focus on nanotechnology and leadership, which includes a 7-week summer internship ... read more


University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign

(Urbana, IL)
• nano@illinois - Research Experience for Teachers (RET)
The RET will focus on recruiting underrepresented minority populations (focused on ethnicity, geography, disability, and veteran status) including wom ... read more


Research Centers


Duke University

(Durham, NC)
• PERMEANT: Partnership for Education and Research in Membrane Nanotechnologies
The safety of the world's water supply is increasingly a global issue that requires coordinated international efforts ranging from ascertaining global ... read more


Michigan State University

(East Lansing, MI)
• PERMEANT: Partnership for Education and Research in Membrane Nanotechnologies
The safety of the world's water supply is increasingly a global issue that requires coordinated international efforts ranging from ascertaining global ... read more


Ohio University

(Athens, OH)
• SPIRE-The Spin Triangle
The scientific projects in SPIRE are quite broad, but will include at least the following: · Spin-polarized scanning tunneling microscopy projects in ... read more


University of California, Berkeley

(Berkeley, CA)
• SPIRE-The Spin Triangle
The scientific projects in SPIRE are quite broad, but will include at least the following: · Spin-polarized scanning tunneling microscopy projects in ... read more

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