Below is a list of external funding sources and other undergraduate research-related opportunities. UT also has some funding for summer internships. More details are available at ugresearch.utk.edu/opportunities/summer-internships/.
For general tips and strategies for applying for research funding, please visit ugresearch.utk.edu/students/.
To submit opportunities for inclusion on this page, use this Google Form.
|U.S. Department of Homeland Security||The U.S. Department of Homeland Security (DHS) Science and Technology Directorate sponsors a 10-week summer internship program for students majoring in homeland security related science, technology, engineering and mathematics (HS-STEM) Disciplines. The ultimate goal of the program is to engage a diverse, educated and skilled pool of scientists and engineers in HS-STEM areas and to promote long-term relationships between students, researchers, DHS and research facilities to enhance the HS-STEM workforce.||www.orau.gov
|Oak Ridge Institute for Science and Education (ORISE)||The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), National Center for Environmental Health (NCEH), Division of Laboratory Sciences (DLS), is seeking Summer ORISE Fellows to focus on public health issues related to the environment. Candidates will join projects associated with developing and applying new methods to characterize and quantitate biochemical markers that are relevant in environmental exposures and chronic diseases. The fellowship carries a stipend of approximately $2,700 per month for full-time undergraduate student fellows and $3,400 for full-time graduate student fellows.||orise.orau.govDeadline:
Jan. 16, 2015