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Summer Research Opportunity Programs (SROP)
NOTE:  Click on the following links to learn more.
















NOTE:  This webinar titled, "Paid Summer Research Experiences: Finding and Applying to Programs (January 2015)," was produced, hosted and sponsored by the Institute for Broadening Participation (IBP). 


Baylor College of Medicine
SMART PREP Program
NOTE:  This is for post baccalaureate applicants.
Stipend:  $27,200/year
Program Dates:  Twelve Month Period
Application Period:  April 17, 2017 (Strongly encouraged to apply by Feb. 3, 2017 for early consideration.)

Duke University
Stipend: $4,000.00
Program Dates: May 30, 2017 to August 5, 2017
Application Period: January 26, 2017

Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center - New Orleans
Research Experience for Undergraduates (REU)
Stipend: $5,250.00
Program Dates:  June 1, 2017 to July 31, 2017
Application Deadline: March 31, 2017 at 5:00 p.m.

LSU Health Shreveport 
Summer Undergraduate Pharmacology Experience in Research (SUPER) 
Stipend:  $4,000
Program Dates: June 2017 (Dates vary) 
Application Deadline:  March 17, 2017

Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT)
Stipend:  Weekly Stipend
Program Dates:  June 4, 2017 to August 12, 2017
Application Deadline:  February 4, 2017

Mills College in California 
Stipend: $3,000.00 - plus travel,room and board.
Program Dates: June 5, 2017 through July 1, 2017
Application Deadline: March 3, 2017 

Northwestern University in Illinois
Stipend:  $4,500.00
Program Dates:  June 19, 2017 to August 10, 2017  
Application Period:  Open on November 1, 2016 and are due on February 10, 2017.

Purdue University
Stipend:  Generous
Program Dates:  June 4, 2017 to July 29, 2017
Application Period:  To be announced

Purdue University Veterinary Scholars Summer Research Program 
Stipend: $5,000.00 for veterinary students 
Stipend:  $3,000.00 for undergraduate students
Program Dates: May 22, 2017 to August 4, 2017
Application Deadline: 5:00 p.m. (EST) on February 3, 2017

Texas A&M University 
Research Experience for Undergraduates (REU)
Stipend:  Varies
Program Dates:  Varies
Application Deadline: Varies

Tulane University
Research Experience for Undergraduates (REU)
Stipend:  $5,000.00
Program Dates:  May 30, 2017 to August 4, 2017
Application Deadline:  Midnight on February 27, 2017

University of Illinois at Chicago
Stipend: Up to $4,000.00
Program Dates: June 1, 2017 to July 28, 2017
Application Deadline:  February 3, 2017

University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
Stipend: Up to $3,500.00
Program Dates: Tuesday, May 30, 2017 through Friday, July 28, 2017
Application Deadline: Ends February 10, 2017

University of Iowa Graduate College
Stipend: $3,200
Program Dates: June 4, 2017 through July 28,2017
Application Deadline: March 1, 2017

University of Massachusetts Medical School
Stipend: $4,000
Program Dates: May 28, 2017- August 4, 2017
Application Deadline: March 10, 2017

University of Michigan
Stipend: Up to $4,000.00
Program Dates: May 30, 2017 through July 29, 2017
Application Deadline: January 15, 2017

University of Mississippi 
Stipend: $4,000.00
Program Dates: May 30, 2017 through August 4, 2017
Application Deadline: February 15, 2017

University of Nebraska-Lincoln
Stipend:  Competitive Stipend
Program Dates:  June 4, 2017 to August 10, 2017
Application Deadline: Priority given to applications received by February 1, 2017.  Applications will be accepted through March 1, 2017.

University of North Carolina at Chapel-Hill, Moore Undergraduate Research Apprentice Program (MURAP)
Stipend: Generous
Program Dates: May 21, 2017 to July 27, 2017
Application Deadline: Friday, February 10, 2017
Eligible Fields of Study:  Click here to learn more.


Additional Ways to Apply for SROPs

Association of American Medical Colleges
Summer Undergraduate Research Programs 
​Individuals can use this link to apply for summer research programs in the field of Medicine by institution. 
Stipend: Varies by university
Program Dates: Varies by university
Application Deadline:
Program Benefits: Click here to learn more 

Big Ten Academic Alliance 
Individuals can use this link via a single application to apply for SROPs to up to ten Big Ten Academic Alliance universities.
Stipend:  Varies by university
Program Dates:  Varies by university
Application Deadline:  February 10, 2017
Program Benefits:  Click here to view SROP benefits.

Leadership Alliance 2017 Summer Research-Early Identification Program
NOTE:  Registration for new users will close 5:00 p.m. (EST) on January 29, 2017.
Stipend: Varies
Program Dates: Varies
Application Deadline:  11:59 p.m. (PST), Wednesday, February 1, 2017
Program Benefits: Varies, click here to learn more.

Institute for Broadening Participation (IBP) - Pathways to Science
(Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics)
NOTE:  You can search for summer research programs, above, by institution and field of study or by geography.
Stipend: Varies
Program Dates: Varies
Application Deadline: Varies
Program Benefits: Varies





Summer Research Opportunities for College Students