Research-related Opportunities


The 22nd Annual Mid-Atlantic Regional Conference of Undergraduate Scholarship (MARCUS) is a presentation venue for undergraduate research in all disciplines. It will take place Saturday, October 24, 2020 virtually, hosted by Randolph College.

The Paul and Daisy Soros Fellowship for New Americans provides up to $90,000 of funding for immigrants and children of immigrants for one to two years of graduate study (any field of study) in the US.

Barry Goldwater Scholarship and Excellence in Education Foundation

National Center for Women & Information Technology (NCWIT) Collegiate Award honors the outstanding computing accomplishments of undergraduate and graduate students who self-identify as women, genderqueer, or non-binary.
  Preliminary Round application deadline is October 15th, 2020

Undergraduate Research Commons: A collection of publications that are accepting submissions from undergraduates. Browse by subject area and submission policy.

Journal of Student Research:

  • Deadline: 11:59 p.m. (CST) Jan 31, 2021, with an anticipated publishing date of Apr 30, 2021.
  • In general, papers are welcomed from all topics.
  • Open to undergraduates, graduate, or post-graduate students
  • Will accept:
    • A manuscript that is your original research.
    • Original review or analysis on a topic of your choice

Rose-Hulman Undergraduate Mathematics Journal: is devoted entirely to papers written by undergraduates on topics related to the mathematical sciences.

VSGC Undergraduate STEM Research Scholarship: provides awards of up to $8,500 to rising juniors and seniors who are enrolled full-time in a program of study in science, technology, engineering, or math (STEM) and have a specific faculty-mentored research project that has NASA or aerospace relevance. Deadline: Applications are due by 11:59 p.m. on January 29, 2021

SURP at Albert Einstein College of Medicine: Summer Undergraduate Research Program that allows 50 students to conduct research in a laboratory at Albert Einstein College of Medicine. Deadline: February 1, 2021