MBRS-RISE & MARC U*STAR Summer Internships


Listed below are many undergraduate summer research fellowships. There are many separate headings. Included are local programs, programs in government agencies, lists of programs funded by the NSF, lists of programs compiled by individual agencies, common applications, and individual listings of programs that have sent out announcements.

If you want to search on your own, Google the word "research" and add in one of the following acronyms: REU (Research Experiences for Undergraduates); SURF (Summer Undergraduate Research Fellowships), SURP (Summer Undergraduate Research Program), and MURF (Minority Undergraduate Research Fellowships).

Why Participate in a Summer Research Experience?

Participating in a summer research program has many benefits, summarized in the following publication: From Summer Research Participant to Graduate School Contender


Local Summer Undergraduate Programs at the UT Health Science Center at San Antonio

Government Programs

Industry/Private Institutions/Societies

All Summer Programs Funded by the National Science Foundation (NSF)

Compiled Listings of Miscellaneous Programs

Leadership Alliance Universities
The Leadership Alliance is a consortium of 32 of this nation's leading research and teaching academic institutions, including minority serving institutions, all dedicated to improving the participation of underrepresented students in graduate and PhD programs and, ultimately, research professions in the academic, public, and private sectors.

Individual University Programs