Research Opportunities at Virginia Tech
Review the opportunities listed below. If a deadline has passed, do not let that discourage you! Check out our version of 'help wanted' ads posted by faculty on Handshake. For up-to-date information like this, sign up for the OUR newsletter.
And remember, its never too early to start planning for next year. If you see a program that interests you, but the deadline has passed, put a reminder in your calendar for next year, keeping them in mind as you map out your time as an undergraduate student here at Virginia Tech.
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Receipt of monetary awards can impact student financial aid. Students receiving financial aid should consult with the Financial Aid office before accepting a research fellowship, scholarship, or engaging in research for pay.
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A 10-week summer program that gives students the opportunity to participate in hypothesis-driven independent research at the Virginia Tech Carilion Research Institute in Roanoke, Virginia.
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The Virginia Tech Neutrino Physics REU focuses on neutrino physics from both an experimental and theoretical point of view. The program runs for 10 weeks each summer starting near the end of May.
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Year-round undergraduate research opportunities and Summer Undergraduate Research Fellowship (SURF) programs.
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Rising juniors and seniors majoring in science or engineering are encouraged to apply for Global Change Center fellowships that cover in-state tuition, fees, housing, and a small stipend to attend a 6-credit Washington Semester summer program while interning in D.C. with agencies such as USFWS, USAID, USEPA, and USDA.
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IHSR is an undergraduate research program in collaboration between the College of Science and the Fralin Biomedical Research Institute. IHSR is part of the Academy of Integrated Sciences. One of the primary goals is to connect undergraduate students interested in biomedical research with laboratories in the Roanoke campus.
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Undergraduate opportunities are MAOP Summer Research Internship, Louis Stokes Alliance for Minority Participation (LSAMP), Undergraduate Scholars Program (UGS) and the Global Change Scholars.
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Deadline: February 1. A 10-week program designed to introduce undergraduate students to translational neurobiology and provide them with a hands-on, independent research experience.
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Fully immerse and engage a diverse group of ten undergraduate students in interdisciplinary research and professional development activities centered around new generation structural engineering, resilient, materials, smart design, physical security, and large-scale testing.
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NSF Research Experience for Undergraduates (REU) Summer Scholarship. The Virginia Tech REACH REU Summer Program provides research opportunities for a cohort of eight undergraduates during a 10-week summer research program.
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This paid summer REU program is for undergraduates interested in solving problems with data at the interface of biology and engineering.
General ItemTranslational Obesity Undergraduate Research (TOUR) Scholars
Applications open November with a deadline of January 20, 2023. TOUR-Scholars Program is a research-intensive summer experience which prepares students for graduate and medical education in translational obesity research. Ten students are chosen to participate each year.
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Applications open in January. Open to all undergraduates at 2- and 4-year colleges, this 10-week summer research program is for those students who are interested in applying their education in life sciences to solving agricultural and food supply issues.