Summer Research Program outside UCLA

Summer is a great time to try research! There are hundreds of summer programs across the US.

Below are links to some clearinghouses for summer programs. Good luck! Be sure to check start and end dates to be sure that they do not conflict with UCLA's academic calendar.

 

Broad Summer Research Program (BSRP)

Application opens: early Nov 2018. Application deadline: Jan 8, 2018

Integrative Graduate Education and Research Traineeship (IGERT) and REUs

Summer Internships at Fatomei.com

The CIRRUS Undergraduate Chemistry Resource

Summer Internships in Biology

U.S. Department of Energy - Science Undergraduate Laboratory Internships

Pathways to Science-Summer Programs

NASA Interns, Fellows and Scholars

Pathways to Science-Useful resources for students

Pathways to Oceanic Science

Pathways to Engineering

Princeton Summer Undergraduate Research Experience
Application Opens: TBA.

Caltech - AMGEN Scholars Program
Application Deadline: Feb 15. Program starts: June 13.

Division of Homeland and Security (DHS) SH-STEM Summer Research Programs
Application Deadline: Dec 7. 
10-week program runs between May 2nd and September 1st. Exact start date determined between mentor and student

ASM Undergraduate Research Fellowship

Application Deadline: February 1st. Program dates: Summer 2017 *see ASM-URF website for details

University of Oregon (SPUR)
Application Deadline: Rolling basis. Program start: TBA 

UC Davis Physics Department Research Experience for Undergraduates (REU)
Application Opens: December 1. Application Deadline: Mid Feb. Program start: June 2017.

Boston University (SURF)
Application Opens: TBA. Program start: Early June. 

University of Washington (EH REP)
Application Deadline: Feb 1. Program start: June 19. 

California Institute of Technology (AMGEN)
Application Deadline: Feb 15. Program start: Mid June

California Institute of Technology (SURF)
Application Deadline: TBA. Program start: Mid June

Harvard School of Public Health Summer Program
Application Opens: November 14. Program start: June 11.

NIH Summer Internship Program in Biomedical Research (SIP)
Application Deadline: March 1. Program start: Mid June

Loma Linda University Center for Health Disparities and Molecular Medicine UTP
Application Deadline: March 1. Program start: Mid June

Cornell University LSAMP Summer Research Experience for Undergraduates (CU-LSAMP-REU)
Application Deadline: Mid February. Program start: TBA

The Short-Term Research Experience for Underrepresented Persons (STEP-UP)
Application Deadline: Feb 15. Program start: TBA

UC Davis Hugh Edmondson Research Internship
Application Deadline: TBA. Program start: Mid June

UCSD Scripps Institution of Oceanography Summer Undergraduate Research Fellowship
Application Opens: January 22. Program start: Mid June

UC Irvine NSF Summer Undergradute Research Fellowship (Chem-SURF)
Application Deadline: TBA. Program start: TBA 

City of Hope-Eugene and Ruth Roberts Summer Student Academy
Application Deadline: Mid March. Program start: TBA 

NASA-OSSI:Solar 2017 Summer Internship
Application Deadline: TBA. Program start: TBA 

American Society for Microbiology (DC)-ASM Research Fellowship (URF)
Application Deadline: Feb 1. Program start: Mid June

Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory (New York)-Undergraduate Research Program
Application Deadline: Jan 15. Program start: June 12. 

Committee on Institutional Cooperation (Michigan)-Summer Research Opportunities Program at Michigan State University
Application Deadline: Feb 1. Program start: TBA 

Committee on Institutional Cooperation (Indiana)-Summer Research Opportunities Program (SROP) at Purdue University
Application Deadline: Feb 10 . Program start: TBA 

Summer Internships at Boyce Thompson Institue for Plant Researcg (BTI): Three Internship Programs
Application Deadline: TBA. Program start: TBA 

Drexel University College of Medicine - Summer Undergraduate Research Fellowship (SURF)
Application Deadline: TBA. Program start: TBA 

Emergent Behaviors of Integrated Cellular Systems NSF Science and Technology Center (EBICS) - REU Summer Research Program
Application Deadline: February 17. Program start: Late May

Emory University - Summer Undergraduate Research Experience (SURE)
Application Deadline: TBA. Program start: TBA 

Fred Hutchison Cancer Research Center (Washington) - Summer Undergraduate Research Program (SURP)
Application Deadline: January 13. Program start: June 12.

Fred Hutchison Cancer Research Center/New Mexico State University
Application Deadline: January 13. Program start: June 12. 

Harvard Medical School - The Summer Honors Undergraduate Research Program (SHURP)
Application Deadline: TBA. Program start: TBA 

University of Michigan - Summer Undergraduate Research in Physiology (SURP)
Application Deadline: TBA. Program start: TBA

UCSD School of Medicine - MSTP Summer Undergratuate Research Fellowship (SURF)
Application Deadline: February 12. Program start: June 26 

Caltech WAVE Fellows Program
Application Deadline: January 7. Program start: June 13. 

Caltech AMGEN Scholars
Application Deadline: February 15. Program start: TBA


University of Washington - Environmental Health Summer Research Program

Application Deadline: February 1st. Program Start: June 19th - August 16th, 2017

Argonne National Laboratory Professional Career Internship
Application Deadline: February 1. Program start: Summer 2017


Argonne National Laboratory Research Aides
Application Deadline: February 1. Program start: Summer 2017

NIH Summer Internship for Diversity in Vision Research & Ophthalmology (DIVRO)
Application Deadline: March 1. Program start: Mid June