External Resources

CUR supports students who engage with faculty mentors in research and creative projects:

NSF sponsors research experiences for undergraduates (REU) through its REU Sites program at participating host universities.

To search for programs in disciplines from Astronomical Sciences to Social Sciences, go to Research Experience for Undergraduates, REU Site Search.

Here’s a few quick links to NSF’s research experiences for undergraduates:

Cyber InfrastructureChemistry
Earth Sciences
Computer and Information Sciences & Engineering
Ocean Sciences

Stanford’s eight-week summer research program instructs students from around the nation in

  • Biosciences
  • Humanities and social sciences
  • Natural sciences and engineering

Talented undergraduates are encouraged to apply. Applications are due in the spring for the summer session. Check back for submission deadlines. Accepted applicants receive

  • Round-trip travel
  • Free room and board
  • Summer stipend

This site offers valuable information on everything research:

The Office of Sponsored Programs at Dixie State University serves faculty and staff who are pursuing research or other sponsored projects funded by federal, state, or private agencies and organizations.

The OSP helps secure support from outside sponsors, aids in the transition of a “good idea” to a “fundable idea”, and makes sure projects are conducted legally and responsibly.