There are many benefits to participating in research during your undergraduate career. Participating in a summer Research Experience for Undergraduates (REU) can help:
In addition to professional and educational benefits, you'll spend ten weeks of summer working with faculty research mentors on real-world projects at a university or research facility like NASA. You will also receive a stipend - usually $5,000 to $6,000 - with optional travel and housing assistance.
The application process for summer research programs starts toward the end of winter quarter. Please review our list of resources to help you find one that's a good fit.
Research opportunities are not just limited to summer. Oregon State University has numerous options for undergraduates, and it is just a matter of actively pursuing them. Here are some helpful tips:
Below is a list of REU opportunities sorted by major:
http://cbee.oregonstate.edu/reus -- The CBEE keeps a list of all CBEE related REU’s, Please refer to that page.
At various locations across US, based out of Colorado State University, Fort Collins. Deadline: Febuary 10th, 2017
Stanford University, Palo Alto Ca. Deadline: January 24th 2017
University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA Deadline: February 24th 2017
Portland State University, Portland, OR. Deadline March 6th, 2017
Carnegie Mellon University. Pittsburg, PA. Deadline Febuary 28th
Louisiana State University, Baton Rouge, LA. Deadline Febuary 1, 2017
Carnegie Mellon University,Pittsburgh, PA. Deadline: January 31st, 2017
Cleveland State Univeristy, Cleveland OH. Deadline: March 15th
Various locations across US. Deadline: January 25th, 2017