Campus Based Summer Opportunities


SOURCE has Three Funded Summer Undergraduate Research Programs!

SOURCE - Students from all majors eligible to apply! Funds students for up to 10 weeks (maximum funding for 10 week experience: $3500). Flexible start/stop times. Students can do part-time projects as well.
- Projects in Science and Engineering: Application Deadline is Sunday, February 15, 2016, 11:59pm for online applications (preferred). Hard copy applications are due at 5pm on February 13th to Sears Library 451.
- Projects in the Arts, Humanities, and Social Sciences are encouraged! The application deadline is Friday, March 4, 2016. Online applications (preferred) are due at 11:59pm; hard copies are due by 5:00 pm to Sears Library 451.

SURES
- Summer Undergraduate Research in Energy & Sustainability. Maximum funding for 10-week experience: $3500.  Application Deadline: March 4, 2016. ~ Online applications (preferred) are due at 11:59pm; hard copies are due at 5:00 pm to Sears Library 451.This program runs from May 31, 2016 until August 5, 2016. Attendance is required for all 10 weeks.

P-SURG - Specifically for students in the biological sciences, chemistry and social sciences (especially psychological sciences, sociology and anthropology). Application Deadline: February 15, 2016. Online applications (preferred) are due at 11:59pm; hard copies are due February 13th at 5:00 pm to Sears Library 451. This program runs from May 31, 2016 until August 5, 2016. Full time attendance is required for all 10 weeks.

Only Case Western Reserve University students may apply to the programs above.
Eligible faculty mentors include our affiliates at the Cleveland Clinic, University Hospitals, the VA Hospital, University Circle musuems and other affiliated institutions.


Funding Hints and FAQs
Sample Proposals

ACES+ (Academic Careers in Engineering and Science) (Deadline: January 15, 2016)
Chemistry - NSF-REU and Application (Deadline: February 15, 2016)
CLiPS (Center for Layered Polymeric Systems) summer program in polymers (February 1, 2016)
CREATE (Case's Rising Engineers and Technological Entrepreneurs) Summer Design Experience and Application (Deadline: coming soon!)
Emergency Medicine Research Division at UH (Deadline: coming soon!)
ENGAGE (Center for Stem Cell and Regenerative Medicine Undergraduate Student Summer Program) (Deadline: February 26, 2016)
Arts, Humanities, and Social Sciences ~ Experiential Learning Fellowships - CAS (Deadlines: March 11, 2016 for Rocks & Traub; Deadline: February 26, 2016 for Anthropology)
Heart, Lung, and Blood Minority Research Training Program (Deadline: March 1, 2016)
Origins Undergraduate Research Program - Program Information and Mentor List; Apply for Origins through the SOURCE Application; Deadline: February 15, 2016. (Same as the SOURCE applications for Sciences and Engineering)
Prevention Resource Center Intership Program - Summer and Semester Opportunities: (Deadlines: Summer - March 30; Fall - August 1; Spring - December 1)
Rainbow Babies & Childrens Hospital (Deadline: February 29, 2016)
Social Justice Institute Fellowship (Deadline: April 22, 2016, 5pm)
The Summer Medical & Dental Education Program - School of Medicine: (Deadline: March 1, 2016)
SURP – Summer Undergraduate Research Program in Pharmacology (Deadline: January 31, 2016)
Cardiovascular Research - American Heart Association Summer Training Program (Traineeship) through the Department of Physiology and Biophysics (Deadline: coming soon!)
The Wellman Hill Political Science Internship (Deadline: February 12, 2016)
Schubert Center for Childhood Studies (Deadline: March 30, 2016)

Opportunities in Cleveland:
Chester Summer Scholars Program (at MetroHealth Medical Center) (Deadline: February 12, 2016)
The Cleveland Clinic Lerner Research Institute - Center for Reproductive Medicine (please note that you must pay for this experience) (Deadline: March 1, 2016)
The Cleveland Clinic Lerner Research Institute; Undergraduate Programs
Cleveland Clinic NSF-REU (Deadline: February 10, 2016)
Cleveland Museum of Natural History - Kirtlandia Research Internship Program
Diabetes Partnership of Cleveland Summer Research Internship Program
The Holden Arboretum Internships
NASA Some Cleveland Opportunities - Multiple opportunities available with varying deadlines.
Summer on the Cuyahoga