National Science Foundation Research Experience for Undergraduates (NSF REU)
The National Science Foundation (NSF) offers 10-week research programs at universities and institutions across the country in a wide range of fields: from storm chasing to mathematical modeling to oceanography and virtually everything in between. Participants receive a stipend and travel and meal allowances. Additionally, participants gain research experience and benefit from a host of enrichment activities. Application deadlines vary, but most are in January and February.