Other Funded Research Opportunities

Research, scholarships, and internship opportunities

The following are condensed lists of funded research opportunities offered by academic institutions and research sites throughout the U.S. and world.  These lists are just a sample of the opportunities available to you; there are many more opportunities to be found by searching the internet, talking to your faculty mentor, or reaching out directly to us.  If you need further assistance finding a research opportunity, please contact us at lsudiscover@lsu.edu.

This page was last updated on Dec. 6, 2022

SOARS - Scholarships for College of Science Majors
Majors in the departments of Biological Sciences, Chemistry, Geology and Geophysics, Physics and Astronomy or Mathematics.

Databases & Lists

CUR - List of Internship and Research Opportunities

National Science Foundation Research Experiences for Undergraduates (REU)

Summer Research Opportunities in the Arts & Humanities

Zintellect Opportunity Database

Pathways to Science

Oak Ridge National Laboratory Summer Internships (ORNL)

Science Undergraduate Laboratory Internships (SULI)

Physics & Astronomy opportunities

Research Internships in Science & Engineering


Individual programs

National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) Education Partnership Scholarship Program

Undergraduate Research Opportunity Program (UROP) through Sea Grant

Student Airborne Research Program (SARP)

Oak Ridge National Laboratory (ORNL)

Summer Undergraduate Research Fellowship (SURF) at the National Institute of Standards and Technology

Undergraduate Biology Education Research

Consortium for Innovation in Manufacturing and Materials (CIMM)

Science Undergraduate Laboratory Internship (SULI)

The Mickey Leland Energy Fellowship (MLEF) Program

Leadership Alliance Summer Research Program

Mount Sinai Summer Undergraduate Research Program

Summer program for Undergraduate research, Medical College of Wisconsin

USCF Summer Research Program

Minority Health Disparities

Northwestern State Summer Research Opportunity Program

Biomedical Research Internships

Digestive Disease Research summer research Internship

The American Gastroenterological Association Armaan Ahmed Family Summer Undergraduate Research Fellowship (SURF)

The American Gastroenterological Association - Dr. Harvey Young Education & Development Foundation’s Young Guts Scholar Program

University of Alabama at Birmingham Heersink School of Medicine Clinical and Research Undergraduate Summer Programs