Environmental Studies Program

Research

UT-Austin summer REU in 'The Science of Global Change and Sustainability'
The Environmental Science Institute (ESI) of the University of Texas at Austin announces an NSF-funded program during the summer for undergraduates interested in environmental science research. Students will participate in a weekly research seminar series, portfolio creation, and professional development activities. They will also participate in field excursions related to scientific research. The summer program will conclude with a research poster session and open house.
More Details: http://www.esi.utexas.edu/students/reu-program
Application Deadline: February 

StREAM Lab at Virginia Tech
The project brings together scientists/educators in CALS and the greater Virginia Tech community to develop a nationally recognized research facility that can be used to attract major competitive funding, improve undergraduate and graduate teaching, and enhance outreach opportunities. 
Details: REU program at Virginia Tech Summer 2014

Southern Illinois University
NSF REU Summer Program in Convergence Ecology
Stipend:  $5,000.00 + research, travel support, and lodging
Application: http://www.ecology.siu.edu

Science Undergraduate Laboratory Internships
The SULI program places students as paid interns in science and engineering research activities at DOE national laboratories and facilities, working with laboratory staff scientists and engineers on projects related to ongoing research programs. Appointments are for 10 weeks during the summer term, are open to US Citizens and US Lawful Permanent Residents, include a weekly stipend, reimbursement for one round trip domestic travel to the participant’s host DOE laboratory, and possibilities for a housing allowance. More than 850 internships are sponsored annually. That's right, 850 internships! 
Info: Click Here
Deadline: January 2017

Sustainable Urban Water Research Program
This program fosters reflection and builds self confidence and skills. To complement their mentored research, students interact in person and/or virtually, give and receive feedback and support, and participate in a rich assortment of enrichment activities, workshops and seminars in research and urban water sustainability. This program takes place across the country at numerous universities and colleges. Students will complete an independent guided research project, participate in workshops, and do a poster presentation at the symposium at the end of the 2017 program.
Stipend: $4,500 and up to $900 for travel
Deadline: February 10, 2017.
Info: Click Here