Council on Undergraduate Research (CUR)
CUR supports students who engage with faculty mentors in research and creative projects:
- Find research opportunities
- Present at undergraduate research conferences
- Publish in student journals
National Science Foundation (NSF)
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.
Stanford University Summer Research Program
Stanford’s eight-week summer research program instructs students from around the nation in
- 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
Webguru: Guide for Undergraduate Research
This site offers valuable information on everything research:
- Undergraduate research listings: undergraduate research opportunities at international and national institutions of higher education
- Journal listings: journals that accept undergraduate research papers for publication
- Funding sources for research projects
Office of Sponsored Programs
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.